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Furthermore, other potential causes of a winged scapula such as long thoracic nerve neuropathy, accessory nerve lesion, neuralgic amyotrophy, C7 radiculopathy, and progressive muscular dystrophy were excluded by ENMG.
The 3 patients presented in this article underwent facial reanimation by separate sural nerve grafting of the periorbital region with a facial nerve--sural nerve anastomosis and a facial nerve-long thoracic nerve mastomosis for mid- and lower-face reanimation.
The patient with long thoracic nerve palsy was not hospitalized.