The shoulder pain syndrome is the most frequent complication of lateral cervical neck dissection and may be caused by iatrogenic injury to the spinal accessory nerve, causing pain and functional limitation of the upper limb and of the cervical spine. Interdisciplinary collaboration and early rehabilitation can reduce the consequences of disability and the possible issues that can arise due to inadequate management of the problem

Ronconi, G., Spagnolo, A. G., Ferriero, G., Giovannini, S., Amabile, E., Maccauro, G., Ferrara, P. E., [Case report: Iatrogenic shoulder pain syndrome following spinal accessory nerve injury during lateral cervical neck dissection for tongue cancer: the role of rehabilitation and ethical-deontological issues], <<IGIENE E SANITÀ PUBBLICA>>, 2017; 73 (3): 267-274 [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/147901]

[Case report: Iatrogenic shoulder pain syndrome following spinal accessory nerve injury during lateral cervical neck dissection for tongue cancer: the role of rehabilitation and ethical-deontological issues]

Ronconi, Gianpaolo;Spagnolo, Antonio Gioacchino;Ferriero, Giorgio;Giovannini, Silvia;Amabile, Eugenia;Maccauro, Giulio;Ferrara, Paola Emilia
2017

Abstract

The shoulder pain syndrome is the most frequent complication of lateral cervical neck dissection and may be caused by iatrogenic injury to the spinal accessory nerve, causing pain and functional limitation of the upper limb and of the cervical spine. Interdisciplinary collaboration and early rehabilitation can reduce the consequences of disability and the possible issues that can arise due to inadequate management of the problem
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Ronconi, G., Spagnolo, A. G., Ferriero, G., Giovannini, S., Amabile, E., Maccauro, G., Ferrara, P. E., [Case report: Iatrogenic shoulder pain syndrome following spinal accessory nerve injury during lateral cervical neck dissection for tongue cancer: the role of rehabilitation and ethical-deontological issues], <>, 2017; 73 (3): 267-274 [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/147901]
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