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Intervention Review

Treatment for meralgia paraesthetica

  1. Nofal Khalil1,*,
  2. Alessia Nicotra2,
  3. Wojtek Rakowicz2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neuromuscular Disease Group

Published Online: 16 JUL 2008

Assessed as up-to-date: 4 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004159.pub2

How to Cite

Khalil N, Nicotra A, Rakowicz W. Treatment for meralgia paraesthetica. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004159. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004159.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    West London Neurosciences Centre, Clinical Neurophysiology, London, UK

  2. 2

    Charing Cross Hospital, West London Neurosciences Centre, London, UK

*Nofal Khalil, Clinical Neurophysiology, West London Neurosciences Centre, Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road, London, W6 8RF, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 16 JUL 2008


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