Bikini Incision and the Incidence of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Injury in Direct Anterior THA
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OrthoEvidence. Bikini Incision and the Incidence of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Injury in Direct Anterior THA. ACE Report. 2022;160(1):4. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14189
Bikini Incision Increases the Incidence of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Injury in Direct Anterior Approach Hip Arthroplasty: A Prospective Ultrasonic, Electrophysiological, and Clinical StudyJ Arthroplasty . 2021 Oct;36(10):3463-3470.
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Two hundred patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty via the direct anterior approach (DAA) were randomized to receive a bikini incision (n=100) or longitudinal incision (n=100). The primary outcome of was the incidence of lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN) injury. Secondary outcomes of interest were electrophysiological examinations of the LFCN postoperatively. The bikini incision group had...
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