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Myth of Double Crush Syndrome in Median Nerve (cadaveric)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 27, 2020
Last Update Posted : March 27, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sahar Ahmed Abdalbary, Cairo University

Brief Summary:
There is relation between the cervical radiculopathy and carpal tunnel syndrome and why the referred pain is fall at carpal tunnel not at elbow.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Cervical Radiculopathy Median Nerve Disease Other: Investigation

Detailed Description:
This is an observational cadaveric study which examined median nerve from shoulder to wrist by histological measurements to explain the difference at the median nerve.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 12 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Double Crush Syndrome in Median Nerve-cadaveric Observational Study
Actual Study Start Date : January 5, 2020
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 7, 2020
Actual Study Completion Date : March 20, 2020

Intervention Details:
  • Other: Investigation
    cadaveric dissection
    Other Name: observation

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. histological study [ Time Frame: 3 month ]
    Studying the histological structure of the median nerve at shoulder, elbow and wrist

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Ages Eligible for Study:   35 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
They are people who wrote consent form before death to use there cadavers in medical research.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Intact Upper Limb

Exclusion Criteria:

Amputation at upper limb


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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT04324281

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Maadi, Egypt, 11431
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sahar Ahmed Abdalbary
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Responsible Party: Sahar Ahmed Abdalbary, Associate professor, Cairo University Identifier: NCT04324281    
Other Study ID Numbers: Cadaveric
First Posted: March 27, 2020    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 27, 2020
Last Verified: March 2020
Keywords provided by Sahar Ahmed Abdalbary, Cairo University:
Wrist Pain
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Nervous System Diseases
Median Neuropathy
Crush Syndrome
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Crush Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Shock, Traumatic