Allan J Belzberg

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ronald Tasker Award: a novel model of neuroma pain
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 50:382-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of brachial plexus injury: a multinational survey of experienced peripheral nerve surgeons
    Allan J Belzberg
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7509, USA
    J Neurosurg 101:365-76. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Severity and duration of hyperalgesia in rat varies with type of nerve lesion
    Mary Pat Lancelotta
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7509, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:1200-8; discussion 1208-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The tibial neuroma transposition (TNT) model of neuroma pain and hyperalgesia
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, 5 181 Meyer Building, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 134:320-34. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Meralgia paresthetica: 3-Tesla magnetic resonance neurography
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:803-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical hyperalgesia after an L5 ventral rhizotomy or an L5 ganglionectomy in the rat
    Rishi N Sheth
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 96:63-72. 2002
  7. doi request reprint 3-T high-resolution MR neurography of sciatic neuropathy
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:W357-64. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Nerve transfers for restoration of upper extremity motor function in a child with upper extremity motor deficits due to transverse myelitis: case report
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Microsurgery 32:64-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Dorsal rhizotomy for treatment of bilateral intercostal neuralgia following augmentation mammaplasty: case report and review of the literature
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Microsurgery 31:41-4. 2011
  10. pmc Plexiform nerve sheath tumor or vascular malformation--role of advanced MR neurography and diffusion tensor imaging
    Sahar Jalali-Farahani
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1007-10. 2013

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Ronald Tasker Award: a novel model of neuroma pain
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 50:382-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of brachial plexus injury: a multinational survey of experienced peripheral nerve surgeons
    Allan J Belzberg
    Department of Neurological Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7509, USA
    J Neurosurg 101:365-76. 2004
    ..The authors sought to identify and better define areas of agreement and disagreement among experienced peripheral nerve surgeons as to the management of BPIs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Severity and duration of hyperalgesia in rat varies with type of nerve lesion
    Mary Pat Lancelotta
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7509, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:1200-8; discussion 1208-9. 2003
    ..To learn how lesions with differing capacity for nerve regeneration affect the severity and duration of hyperalgesia in an animal model of neuropathic pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint The tibial neuroma transposition (TNT) model of neuroma pain and hyperalgesia
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, 5 181 Meyer Building, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 134:320-34. 2008
    ..The TNT model provides a useful tool to investigate the differential mechanisms underlying the neuroma tenderness and mechanical hyperalgesia associated with neuropathic pain...
  5. doi request reprint Meralgia paresthetica: 3-Tesla magnetic resonance neurography
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:803-8. 2013
    ..To assess the diagnostic accuracy and observer performance of 3-Tesla magnetic resonance neurography (MRN) in the evaluation of meralgia paresthetica (MP)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical hyperalgesia after an L5 ventral rhizotomy or an L5 ganglionectomy in the rat
    Rishi N Sheth
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 96:63-72. 2002
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  7. doi request reprint 3-T high-resolution MR neurography of sciatic neuropathy
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:W357-64. 2012
    ..The purpose of this case-control study was to evaluate whether a quantitative and qualitative analysis of the sciatic nerves and regional skeletal muscles increases the accuracy of MRN in detecting sciatic neuropathy...
  8. doi request reprint Nerve transfers for restoration of upper extremity motor function in a child with upper extremity motor deficits due to transverse myelitis: case report
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Microsurgery 32:64-7. 2012
    ..We propose that the treatment of permanent deficits from TM represents a novel indication for nerve transfers in a subset of patients...
  9. doi request reprint Dorsal rhizotomy for treatment of bilateral intercostal neuralgia following augmentation mammaplasty: case report and review of the literature
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Microsurgery 31:41-4. 2011
    ..This case provides anecdotal evidence that dorsal rhizotomy is a beneficial intervention for refractory intercostal neuralgia...
  10. pmc Plexiform nerve sheath tumor or vascular malformation--role of advanced MR neurography and diffusion tensor imaging
    Sahar Jalali-Farahani
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1007-10. 2013
    ..Three Tesla magnetic resonance neurography with high-resolution anatomic and advanced functional diffusion tensor imaging was helpful in evaluating full extent of the lesion and characterizing its internal architecture...
  11. doi request reprint "Can't walk nor raise arms to head": Harvey Cushing's surgical treatment of poliomyelitis
    Courtney Pendleton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:330-3. 2012
    ..This study was a retrospective chart review for patients undergoing operative treatment by Dr. Harvey Cushing at the Johns Hopkins Hospital between 1896 and 1912...
  12. ncbi request reprint High-resolution magnetic resonance-guided posterior femoral cutaneous nerve blocks
    Jan Fritz
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:579-86. 2013
    ..To assess the feasibility, technical success, and effectiveness of high-resolution magnetic resonance (MR)-guided posterior femoral cutaneous nerve (PFCN) blocks...
  13. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography-surgical correlation of neurologic thoracic outlet syndrome
    Pearlene P Lee
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Microsurgery 31:662-5. 2011
    ..The authors report the findings on 3 T MRN with surgical correlation in a rare case of neurologic TOS caused by anomalous costal pseudoarthrosis...
  14. doi request reprint Sciatic nerve tumor and tumor-like lesions - uncommon pathologies
    Vibhor Wadhwa
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:763-74. 2012
    ..In this article, the authors discuss normal anatomy of the sciatic nerve and MRI findings of the above-mentioned lesions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Peripheral nerve surgery: primer for the imagers
    Jonathan Pindrik
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans Street, Zayed Tower 6 007, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:193-210. 2014
    ..Current research efforts focus on enhancing the peripheral nerve regenerative process by targeting Schwann cells, nerve growth factors, and nerve allografts. ..
  16. doi request reprint Selective denervation of the levator scapulae muscle: an amendment to the Bertrand procedure for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis
    William S Anderson
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:757-63. 2008
    ..The purpose of this cadaveric study was to explore a modification to the Bertrand procedure for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis, namely the denervation of the levator scapulae (LS) muscle for laterocollis...
  17. doi request reprint High-resolution 3T MR neurography of radial neuropathy
    Neda Faridian-Aragh
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuroradiol 38:265-74. 2011
    ..This article reviews the 3 Tesla magnetic resonance neurography imaging of radial nerve anatomy and various pathologies affecting it with relevant case examples...
  18. doi request reprint Sclerotic lesions of the spine: MRI assessment
    Charles Mugera
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:1310-24. 2013
    ..In this article we discuss the various causes of spinal sclerotic lesions, describe their MRI characteristics with relevant case examples, and outline a systematic approach to their evaluation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of brachial plexus injury in the pediatric multitrauma population in the United States
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 5:573-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of brachial plexus injury (BPI) in pediatric multitrauma patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Paraspinal nerve sheath tumors
    Michael J Dorsi
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 7509, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 15:217-22, vii. 2004
    ..quot; This article focuses on the characteristics of a few types of paraspinal tumors, with special emphasis on the management of nerve sheath dumbbell tumors...
  21. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prognostic factors of c5 palsy: a clinical study of 1001 cases and review of the literature
    Mohamad Bydon
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Johns Hopkins Spinal Biomechanics and Surgical Outcomes Laboratory, Baltimore, Maryland
    Neurosurgery 74:595-604; discussion 604-5. 2014
    ..C5 palsy is a known cause of postoperative deltoid weakness. Prognostic variables affecting the incidence of the palsy have been poorly understood...
  22. doi request reprint MR neurography: past, present, and future
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:583-91. 2011
    ..This article reviews the historic perspective of MRN, the current imaging trends of this modality, and the future directions and applications that have shown potential for improved imaging and diagnostic capabilities...
  23. doi request reprint Harvey Cushing's innovative attempt at xenotransplanting a rabbit spinal cord in a patient after resection of a peripheral nerve tumor in 1902
    Hasan A Zaidi
    Department of Neurosurgery and Oncology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:773-8; discussion 778-80. 2011
    ..A review of Harvey Cushing's surgical cases at Johns Hopkins Hospital revealed new information about his early work using nerve xenografts to repair peripheral nerve injuries...
  24. doi request reprint Computed tomography reconstruction artifact suggesting cervical spine subluxation
    Daniel M Sciubba
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 8:84-7. 2008
    ..Clinicians should be aware of such artifact and how to recognize it when basing clinical management on such studies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neuropathic pain after C7 spinal nerve transection in man
    Zahid Ali
    Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Pain 96:41-7. 2002
    ..Only mild parasthesia persisted at a 1 year follow up. Thus, surgical division of a single spinal nerve in humans can lead to the development of neuropathic pain...