Brachial plexus is the network of nerves which runs through the cervical spine, neck, axilla and then into arm. This network of nerves conducts the signal from the spinal cord to the shoulder, arm, and hand. A Brachial Plexus Injury occurs when a network of nerves called the Brachial Plexus is stretched, compressed, ripped apart or torn away from the spinal cord.
Causes – Brachial Plexus Injury can occur due to excessive stretching, rupture injuries, avulsion injuries, bony fragments, pseudoaneurysm, hematoma, callus formation of a fractured clavicle, trauma, high birth weight, breech presentation, prolonged labor, infant’s shoulders gets wedged within the birth canal, tumors and cancer treatment, radiation treatment to the chest, etc.
Indo Global Physiotherapy offers Best Physiotherapy Treatment for Brachial Plexus Injury. Our experienced and qualified Physiotherapist provides effective rehabilitation to prevent muscle atrophy until the nerves regain function. The treatment involves acupuncture, TENS, passive movements, exercise therapy, biofeedback, compression garments, and advice and massage therapy. The aim is to control pain, maintain ROM, strengthen the affected muscles and manage chronic edema.