Common peroneal nerve dysfunction

Neuropathy - common peroneal nerve; Peroneal nerve injury; Peroneal nerve palsy

Common peroneal nerve dysfunction is damage to the peroneal nerve leading to loss of movement or sensation in the foot and leg.

Common peroneal nerve dysfunction

Blood clot formation in the veins is called venous thrombosis. Venous thrombosis most commonly forms in the veins of the legs. Risk factors for venous thrombosis include prolonged bed rest or immobility, as can be necessary after surgery, cancer, and estrogen therapy.

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