Meralgia paraesthetica

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Entrapment of lateral femoral cutaneous nerve giving painful numbness laterally in the upper thigh

Advising trying to alter the predisposing conditions and considering injecting it, where the nerve passes under the inguinal ligament, seem sensible.

References

http://www.emedicine.com/neuro/topic590.htm

Notalgia Paraesthetica

An analogous condition which affects the area over the shoulder blade and extending down the back to one side.

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