The article provides an overview of management and repair strategies for lower extremity peripheral nerve injuries. It discusses the indications for autografts, nerve conduits, allografts, end-to-side repairs, primary repair, and nerve transfers. The relative pros and cons of each strategy are discussed, providing a broad overview of treatment options for the management of lower extremity nerve injuries.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)243-254
Number of pages12
JournalFoot and ankle clinics
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 1 2011


  • Autografts
  • Lower extremity peripheral nerve injuries
  • Management
  • Repair strategies


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