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Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment

Introduction: Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment

Description of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment (medical condition): Meralgia paresthetica causes tingling, numbness or other sensations on the upper thigh. It is a type of paresthesia caused by nerve damage ...more

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: See also:

Meralgia paresthetica:
  »Introduction: Meralgia paresthetica
  »Symptoms of Meralgia paresthetica
  »Causes of Meralgia paresthetica
  »Treatments for Meralgia paresthetica

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: Related Topics

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Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment, or a subtype of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment as a Disease

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: Another name for Meralgia paresthetica (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Meralgia paresthetica
  »Symptoms of Meralgia paresthetica
  »Causes of Meralgia paresthetica
  »Treatments for Meralgia paresthetica

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: Related Diseases

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment

Some of the causes of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment (Meralgia paresthetica)

Some of the symptoms of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment incude:

Treatments for Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment (Meralgia paresthetica)

Treatments for Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment (Meralgia paresthetica) include:

  • Wearing loose clothes, weight loss, reduce amount of time spent on feet, medications such as Gabapentin, surgery (rare)

Treatment of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: For more treatment information about Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment, see treatment of Meralgia paresthetica (Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment)

Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment: Related Disease Topics

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Source - NIH

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