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What is Erb's Palsy?

What is Erb's Palsy?

Erb's palsy or brachial plexus palsy is usually related to injury during childbirth. This is a reasonably ...more »

  • Erb's Palsy: Paralysis of the arm or hand often related to childbirth injury (also Brachial plexus palsy).
  • Erb's Palsy: paralysis of the arm resulting from injury to the brachial plexus (usually during childbirth).
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Erb's Palsy: Introduction

Types of Erb's Palsy:

Broader types of Erb's Palsy:

How serious is Erb's Palsy?

Prognosis of Erb's Palsy: Ranges from total healing to permanent arm paralysis depending on severity of nerve injury.
Complications of Erb's Palsy: see complications of Erb's Palsy

What causes Erb's Palsy?

Causes of Erb's Palsy: see causes of Erb's Palsy

What are the symptoms of Erb's Palsy?

Symptoms of Erb's Palsy: see symptoms of Erb's Palsy

Complications of Erb's Palsy: see complications of Erb's Palsy

Erb's Palsy: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Erb's Palsy.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Erb's Palsy.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Erb's Palsy: Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Erb's Palsy.
Treatments for Erb's Palsy: see treatments for Erb's Palsy
Research for Erb's Palsy: see research for Erb's Palsy

Name and Aliases of Erb's Palsy

Main name of condition: Erb's Palsy

Other names or spellings for Erb's Palsy:

Brachial plexus palsy

Erb Duchenne brachial plexus injury Source - Diseases Database

Erb's palsy, Erb-Duchenne paralysis
Source - WordNet 2.1

Erb's Palsy: Related Conditions

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