Brachial plexitis

Brachial plexitis refers to inflammatory change involving the brachial plexus. This is in contrast to a brachial plexopathy meaning any form of pathology involving the brachial plexus.

Epidemiology

Brachial plexitis is more commonly seen in men between 30 and 70 years of age and is bilateral in 10-30% of patients 3.

Pathology

Aetiology
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Article information

rID: 17395
Section: Gamuts
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Brachial neuritis
  • Inflammation of the brachial plexus

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