Upper limb – Nerves


Upper limb – Nerves

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 55%
Ease of Revision 6 / 10

An overlapping chapter, definitely should be read.

Question Pattern

A Chapter that overlaps with other Upper limb chapters.

Which injury causes which features is the focus.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Ulnar Nerve Injury – Clinical features
  • Nerves affected in injury to medial epicondyle of the humerus
  • Wrist slash injuries
  • Card Test
  • Nerves not directly related to humerus
  • Brachial plexus – Anatomy
  • Structures of brachial plexus not giving branches
  • Horner Syndrome
  • Testing of Median Nerve Injury
  • Median Nerve Injury – Clinical features
  • Testing of Long Thoracic Nerve

Suggested Revision

  • Klumpke’s plasy
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Axillary Nerve Injury
  • Power grip of hand
  • Erb’s Palsy

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