Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

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Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 67--71

Upper limb peripheral neuropathy in sickle cell anemia: MR neurography appearances


Feng Poh1, Rocco Hlis3, Avneesh Chhabra2 
1 Radiologic Clinic, Medi-Rad Associates Ltd, Mt Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore 228510; Department of Radiology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
2 Department of Radiology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390; Department of Orthopedic Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Feng Poh
Radiologic Clinic, Medi-Rad Associates Ltd, Mt Elizabeth Hospital

Sickle cell anemia is an inherited disorder with many systemic complications. Peripheral neuropathy related to this disorder has been sparsely reported. We report an interesting case of upper limb peripheral neuropathy from sickle cell disease with emphasis on MR neurography appearances and electrophysiology correlation.


How to cite this article:
Poh F, Hlis R, Chhabra A. Upper limb peripheral neuropathy in sickle cell anemia: MR neurography appearances.Indian J Radiol Imaging 2019;29:67-71


How to cite this URL:
Poh F, Hlis R, Chhabra A. Upper limb peripheral neuropathy in sickle cell anemia: MR neurography appearances. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Sep 19 ];29:67-71
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