Treatment Of Injection palsy also known as Sciatic nerve injury caused by intramuscular injection in the gluteal region in the child seems as a sensory-motor palsy of the lower limb of variable degree.
Sciatic nerve injury occurs due to trauma (pressure, stretching or cutting) to the nerve and can cause symptoms such as paresthesias, loss of muscle power and pain.
1.There will be Foot drop
2. Patient will likely experience external rotation and abduction contracture of the hip
3.Equinovarus oreEquinus deformity might occur
4.Muscular weakness/atrophy is inevitable
5. Motor and sensory deficit such as paraesthesia and numbness happens
PHYSIOTHERAPY TREATMENT OF INJECTION PALSY
- Pain Management
- Exercise Prescription
- Electrical Muscle Stimulation
- Joint or Soft Tissue mobilisation.
- Balance Training
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