International Scholarly Research Notices / 2013 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Study of Sural Nerve Complex in Human Cadavers

Table 4

Place of union between MSCN and PCN.

AuthorPopliteal fossaUpper 1/3 of legMiddle 1/3 of legDistal 1/3 of leg

William (1954) [3] Majority of the cases
Huelke (1958) [5] 75%
Ortiguela et al. (1987) [6] Majority of the cases
Coert and Dellon (1994) [15] 12%84%
Uluutku et al. (2000) [7] 81.8%
Mestdagh et al. (2001) [11] Majority of the cases
Mahakkanukrauh and
Chomsung (2002) [16]
5.9%1.9%66.7%25.5%
Ugrenovic et al. (2005) [12]
Aktan Ikiz et al. (2005) [14] 60%10%
Pyun and Kwon (2008) [17] 34.6%42.3%
Eid and Hegazy (2011) [2] 62%
Albay et al. (2012) [13] 11%46%43%
Present study2%20%38%

MSCN: medial sural cutaneous nerve; PCN: peroneal communicating nerve.

Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2020, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.