R J Spinner

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The clinico-anatomic explanation for tibial intraneural ganglion cysts arising from the superior tibiofibular joint
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 36:281-92. 2007
  2. pmc Misdirection of regenerating motor axons after nerve injury and repair in the rat sciatic nerve model
    Godard C W de Ruiter
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Exp Neurol 211:339-50. 2008
  3. doi request reprint What's new in the management of benign peripheral nerve lesions?
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street South West, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 19:517-31, v. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Evidence to support that adventitial cysts, analogous to intraneural ganglion cysts, are also joint-connected
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Anat 26:267-81. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Deep ulnar intraneural ganglia in the palm
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:1755-63. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The arduous journey to find a portrait of Beauchêne fils: a famous anatomist and surgeon
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 25:683-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Posttraumatic torsional injury as an indirect cause of fibular intraneural ganglion cysts: case illustrations and potential mechanisms
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 25:641-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The first described joint-associated intraneural ganglion cyst
    Robert J Spinner
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurologic Surgery, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:1291-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Epineurial compartments and their role in intraneural ganglion cyst propagation: an experimental study
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 20:826-33. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Peroneal intraneural ganglia. Part I. Techniques for successful diagnosis and treatment
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 22:E16. 2007

Detail Information

Publications113 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint The clinico-anatomic explanation for tibial intraneural ganglion cysts arising from the superior tibiofibular joint
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 36:281-92. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Misdirection of regenerating motor axons after nerve injury and repair in the rat sciatic nerve model
    Godard C W de Ruiter
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Exp Neurol 211:339-50. 2008
    ..The results of this study can be used as basis for developing new nerve repair techniques that may improve the accuracy of regeneration...
  3. doi request reprint What's new in the management of benign peripheral nerve lesions?
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street South West, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 19:517-31, v. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Evidence to support that adventitial cysts, analogous to intraneural ganglion cysts, are also joint-connected
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Anat 26:267-81. 2013
    ..In our opinion, the unifying articular theory and the principles introduced for intraneural ganglion cysts apply equally to common and rare sites of adventitial cysts...
  5. doi request reprint Deep ulnar intraneural ganglia in the palm
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 154:1755-63. 2012
    ..While extraneural ganglion cysts are common and well known, intraneural ganglia are rare and misunderstood...
  6. doi request reprint The arduous journey to find a portrait of Beauchêne fils: a famous anatomist and surgeon
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 25:683-6. 2012
    ..The discovered portraits will allow scholars to honor accurately the individuals, particularly Beauchêne fils, in the future...
  7. doi request reprint Posttraumatic torsional injury as an indirect cause of fibular intraneural ganglion cysts: case illustrations and potential mechanisms
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 25:641-6. 2012
    ..Additional reports of similar cases and sophisticated biomechanical testing will allow us to delineate the exact mechanisms for these injury patterns...
  8. doi request reprint The first described joint-associated intraneural ganglion cyst
    Robert J Spinner
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurologic Surgery, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:1291-8. 2011
    ..Considered with a modern perspective, this historical case solidifies the articular (synovial) origin for these unusual intraneural cysts, a finding that has important treatment implications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Epineurial compartments and their role in intraneural ganglion cyst propagation: an experimental study
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 20:826-33. 2007
    ..Additional work is needed to be done to correlate these anatomic findings with magnetic resonance imaging and surgical pathology...
  10. ncbi request reprint Peroneal intraneural ganglia. Part I. Techniques for successful diagnosis and treatment
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 22:E16. 2007
    ..Recent recognition of this fact has proven to be significant in reducing recurrences and improving treatment outcomes for patients. The authors present a stepwise method of assessing and treating peroneal intraneural ganglion cysts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Peroneal and tibial intraneural ganglia: correlation between intraepineurial compartments observed on magnetic resonance images and the potential importance of these compartments
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 22:E17. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint Intraneural ganglion cyst: a 200-year-old mystery solved
    Robert J Spinner
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurologic Surgery, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 21:611-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this report is to clarify historical misconceptions regarding the pathogenesis of this controversial entity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Peroneal intraneural ganglia. Part II. Lessons learned and pitfalls to avoid for successful diagnosis and treatment
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 22:E27. 2007
    ..Understanding these pitfalls reinforces the rationale behind current treatment recommendations as outlined in the companion article. Avoiding these pitfalls will ultimately improve outcomes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Medial plantar nerve compression by a tibial artery schwannoma. Case report
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:921-3. 2007
    ..Additionally they provide the operative, histological, and imaging findings...
  15. ncbi request reprint Resection of benign sciatic notch dumbbell-shaped tumors
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:873-80. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Tibial intraneural ganglia in the tarsal tunnel: Is there a joint connection?
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Orthopedics and Anatomy, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 46:27-31. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Cystic transverse limb of the articular branch: a pathognomonic sign for peroneal intraneural Ganglia at the superior tibiofibular joint
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 59:157-66; discussion 157-66. 2006
    ..Misdiagnosis leads to incomplete treatment in that the articular branch connection may not be addressed, which can result in cyst recurrences...
  18. ncbi request reprint Coexisting secondary intraneural and vascular adventitial ganglion cysts of joint origin: a causal rather than a coincidental relationship supporting an articular theory
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 5590, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 35:734-44. 2006
    ..To introduce the clinical entity of an intraneural ganglion cyst coexisting with a vascular adventitial cyst arising from the same joint...
  19. ncbi request reprint Suprascapular intraneural ganglia and glenohumeral joint connections
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 104:551-7. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint Application of three-dimensional rendering in joint-related ganglion cysts
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 19:312-22. 2006
    ..Understanding the pathogenesis for cyst formation will improve surgical management and outcomes. We have adapted this 3D technique to enhance the visualization of cysts occurring at other joints...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dynamic phases of peroneal and tibial intraneural ganglia formation: a new dimension added to the unifying articular theory
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:296-307. 2007
    ..Atypical features, which occasionally are observed, have offered an opportunity to verify further and expand on the authors' proposed theory...
  22. ncbi request reprint Colocalized cellular schwannoma and plexiform neurofibroma in the absence of neurofibromatosis. Case report
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:435-9. 2007
    ..The latter finding supports the suggestion that these were two different clonal neoplasms, and is consistent with a collision tumor pattern...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sequential tibial and peroneal intraneural ganglia arising from the superior tibiofibular joint
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 37:79-84. 2008
    ..These observations would not only be consistent with, but would extend previous evidence in support of, the unifying articular (synovial) theory...
  24. doi request reprint Discovering the elusive Beauchêne: the originator of the disarticulated anatomic technique
    Robert J Spinner
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurologic Surgery, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 24:797-801. 2011
    ..The significant accomplishments of Edmé François Chauvot de Beauchêne (Beauchêne fils or Beauchêne son) in medicine have been overshadowed by those of his distinguished father and should be fully recognized...
  25. ncbi request reprint A complex cyst characterized into its individual components: a shared pathogenesis from the superior tibiofibular joint
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Gonda 8 214S, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 19:143-8. 2010
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  26. doi request reprint Peroneal and tibial intraneural ganglion cysts in the knee region: a technical note
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:ons71-8; discussion ons78. 2010
    ..Recent research has resulted in an improved understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of intraneural ganglia, particularly with respect to the most common form, the peroneal nerve at the fibular neck region...
  27. doi request reprint Extreme intraneural ganglion cysts
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 114:217-24. 2011
    ..The purpose of this report is not only to clarify the pathogenesis of these cysts, but also to discuss their treatment based on modern concepts of intraneural ganglia...
  28. doi request reprint The unifying articular (synovial) origin of intraneural ganglia: evolution-revelation-revolution
    Robert J Spinner
    Departments of Neurologic Surgery, Orthopedics, and Anatomy, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:A115-24. 2009
    ..This article describes the ongoing process of critically analyzing and challenging previous observations and evidence in an effort to prove a concept and a theory...
  29. doi request reprint Intraneural ganglia in the hip and pelvic region. Clinical article
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurosurgery, 200 First Street SW, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 111:317-25. 2009
    ..The authors describe their experience in a series of cases of intraneural ganglia within the hip and pelvic regions, and explain the mechanism of formation and propagation of this pathological entity...
  30. doi request reprint Clock face model applied to tibial intraneural ganglia in the popliteal fossa
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 38:691-6. 2009
    ..Tibial intraneural ganglia occurring in the popliteal fossa are often misdiagnosed because of their relative rarity. Their joint connection is typically not recognized and therefore not treated, leading to recurrence...
  31. doi request reprint Sciatic cross-over in patients with peroneal and tibial intraneural ganglia confirmed by knee MR arthrography
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:89-98. 2009
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  32. doi request reprint The clock face guide to peroneal intraneural ganglia: critical "times" and sites for accurate diagnosis
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 37:1091-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to exploit the normal nature of peroneal nerve anatomy to identify constant magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) patterns in peroneal intraneural ganglia...
  33. doi request reprint Patterns of intraneural ganglion cyst descent
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 21:233-45. 2008
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  34. doi request reprint Cross-over: a generalizable phenomenon necessary for secondary intraneural ganglion cyst formation
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 21:111-8. 2008
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  35. ncbi request reprint The use of MR arthrography to document an occult joint communication in a recurrent peroneal intraneural ganglion
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 35:172-9. 2006
    ..MR arthrography with delayed imaging should be considered in cases of intraneural ganglia when a joint connection is not obvious on MRI...
  36. ncbi request reprint Complication avoidance
    Robert J Spinner
    Departments of Neurologic Surgery, Orthopedics, and Anatomy, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW Neurosurgery, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 15:193-202, vii. 2004
    ..By avoiding often unnecessary complications, patients and surgeons can be rewarded with better outcomes...
  37. ncbi request reprint High ulnar nerve compression by a triceps branch schwannoma
    Robert J Spinner
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Neurologic Surgery, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J South Orthop Assoc 12:41-2. 2003
    ..An unusual case is presented in which a major peripheral nerve was compressed extrinsically by a schwannoma derived from a minor en passant triceps nerve branch...
  38. ncbi request reprint Snapping of the medial head of the triceps and recurrent dislocation of the ulnar nerve. Anatomical and dynamic factors
    R J Spinner
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27702, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 80:239-47. 1998
    ..Failure to recognize concurrent dislocation of the ulnar nerve and the medial head of the triceps can result in persistent, symptomatic snapping after an otherwise successful transposition of the ulnar nerve...
  39. ncbi request reprint Peroneal intraneural ganglia: the importance of the articular branch. A unifying theory
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:330-43. 2003
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  40. ncbi request reprint Peroneal intraneural ganglia: the importance of the articular branch. Clinical series
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:319-29. 2003
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  41. ncbi request reprint 100 years of neurological surgery at the Mayo Clinic
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 49:438-46. 2001
    ..This article traces neurosurgery at the Mayo Clinic, including several persons who contributed to its achievements over the past century...
  42. ncbi request reprint Failure of surgical decompression for a presumed case of piriformis syndrome. Case report
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, USA
    J Neurosurg 94:652-4. 2001
    ..During surgery the patient was found to have a rare variation in anatomical structures, in which the peroneal nerve was displaced by the piriformis muscle. Surgical decompression did not alleviate the patient's symptoms...
  43. ncbi request reprint The origin of "Saturday night palsy"?
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:737-41; discussion 741. 2002
    ..Moreover, Saturday, lead, carousing, and alcohol are associated with each other through their connection to Saturn, the Roman god of agriculture, which encourages the association of the two syndromes with one another...
  44. doi request reprint Evidence that atypical juxtafacet cysts are joint derived
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:96-102. 2010
    ..The pathogenesis of JFCs in unusual locations has remained obscure. The authors hypothesize that all JFCs, including atypical ones, are joint derived...
  45. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized dislocation of the medial portion of the triceps: another cause of failed ulnar nerve transposition
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 92:52-7. 2000
    ..The authors of this paper will establish unrecognized dislocation (snapping) of the medial portion of the triceps as a preventable cause of failed ulnar nerve transposition...
  46. ncbi request reprint Medial or lateral dislocation (snapping) of a portion of the distal triceps: a biomechanical, anatomic explanation
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 10:561-7. 2001
    ..Treatment should aim to restore normal triceps biomechanics with soft tissue or bony procedures...
  47. ncbi request reprint Isolated paralysis of the extensor digitorum communis associated with the posterior (Thompson) approach to the proximal radius
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:135-41. 1998
    ..We believe that these patients with isolated EDC nerve palsy may have sustained an iatrogenic injury to EDC motor branches, distal to the supinator rather than to a PIN fascicle near the proximal supinator...
  48. ncbi request reprint Neoplastic lumbosacral radiculoplexopathy in prostate cancer by direct perineural spread: an unusual entity
    Shafeeq S Ladha
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    Muscle Nerve 34:659-65. 2006
    ..The probable etiology of tumor spreading along prostatic nerves into the lumbosacral plexus (i.e., perineural spread) is discussed as are the potential mechanisms for this unusual mode of cancer dissemination...
  49. ncbi request reprint Dislocating medial triceps and ulnar neuropathy in three generations of one family
    R J Spinner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 22:132-7. 1997
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  50. ncbi request reprint Cubitus varus associated with dislocation of both the medial portion of the triceps and the ulnar nerve
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 24:718-26. 1999
    ..Transposition of the ulnar nerve can be performed for ulnar nerve symptoms and/or ulnar nerve instability. Using this approach, correction of the snapping and/or ulnar nerve symptoms was achieved in all cases...
  51. doi request reprint Adherence of intraneural ganglia of the upper extremity to the principles of the unifying articular (synovial) theory
    Huan Wang
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 26:E10. 2009
    ..This study was designed to critically analyze the literature and to test the hypothesis that intraneural ganglia of the upper limb act analogously to those in the lower limb, being derived from an articular source (synovial theory)...
  52. doi request reprint Electrophysiologic findings and grip strength after nerve injuries in the rat forelimb
    Huan Wang
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Muscle Nerve 38:1254-65. 2008
    ..We conclude that it is possible to conduct minimally invasive electrophysiologic testing in rat forelimbs. The CMAP is a valid parameter that shows the typical time course of nerve regeneration and reinnervation...
  53. ncbi request reprint Gracilis free muscle transfer for restoration of function after complete brachial plexus avulsion
    Kimberly A Barrie
    Triangle Orthopaedic Associates, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E8. 2004
    ..The authors report the functional outcomes after functioning free muscle transfer (FFMT) for restoration of the upper-extremity movement after brachial plexus injury (BPI)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Restoration of motor function of the deep fibular (peroneal) nerve by direct nerve transfer of branches from the tibial nerve: an anatomical study
    Kale D Bodily
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 17:201-5. 2004
    ..This study confirms the anatomical feasibility of direct nerve transfer using nerves to toe-flexor muscles as a treatment option to restore ankle dorsiflexion in cases of common fibular nerve injury...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ulnar nerve function following total elbow arthroplasty: a prospective study comparing preoperative and postoperative clinical and electrophysiologic evaluation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 25:360-4. 2000
    ..Preoperative and postoperative physical and electrodiagnostic examination results correlated in 9 of the 10 patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Fractures of the supracondylar process of the humerus
    R J Spinner
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710
    J Hand Surg Am 19:1038-41. 1994
    ..We present 3 patients with fractures of the supracondylar process and review 12 other cases in the literature. The supracondylar process has potential for fracture and important neurovascular sequelae...
  57. doi request reprint Current concepts of the treatment of adult brachial plexus injuries
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Division of Hand Surgery, Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:678-88; quiz 688. 2010
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic ossification of peripheral nerve ("neuritis ossificans"): report of two cases
    David H George
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:244-6; discussion 246. 2002
    ..This similarity and the occurrence of the process in superficial nerves have led to speculation that trauma plays a role in its pathogenesis; this hypothesis remains unproved. We describe two additional cases of neuritis ossificans...
  59. ncbi request reprint Muscle activation patterns in snapping triceps syndrome
    Andrea J Boon
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:239-42. 2007
    ..To compare the muscle activation pattern in subjects with and without "snapping triceps syndrome" (dislocation of the medial head of the triceps and ulnar nerve over the medial epicondyle)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Multiple-channel scaffolds to promote spinal cord axon regeneration
    Michael J Moore
    Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Biomaterials 27:419-29. 2006
    ..Axon regeneration was demonstrated by three-dimensional reconstruction of serial histological sections...
  61. ncbi request reprint Infraclavicular ulnar nerve entrapment due to a chondroepitrochlearis muscle
    R J Spinner
    Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota
    J Hand Surg Br 16:315-7. 1991
    ..This paper presents the first known neurological complication due to the chondroepitrochlearis muscle...
  62. ncbi request reprint Snapping of the triceps tendon over the lateral epicondyle
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 24:381-5. 1999
    ..This condition is in many ways analogous to its counterpart at the medial aspect of the elbow, snapping of the medial head of the triceps, a clinical entity that is being increasingly recognized...
  63. ncbi request reprint Superficial radial nerve compression following flexor digitorum superficialis opposition transfer: a case report
    R J Spinner
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 21:1091-3. 1996
    ..A patient is reported with a lesion of the radial branch of the superficial radial nerve following opposition transfer. The ring finger flexor digitorum superficialis slip was responsible for the neural compression near its thumb insertion...
  64. ncbi request reprint Partial median nerve entrapment in the distal arm because of an accessory bicipital aponeurosis
    R J Spinner
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham
    J Hand Surg Am 16:236-44. 1991
    ..Surgical exploration is indicated if there is no clinical or electromyographic improvement in three to four months after the onset of symptoms...
  65. ncbi request reprint Benign metastasizing leiomyomatosis with massive brachial plexus involvement mimicking neurofibromatosis type 1
    G C W de Ruiter
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Neuropathol 25:282-7. 2006
    ..Although a rare condition, BML should be considered in the differential diagnosis of NF and in patients having a history of uterine leiomyoma. The remarkable, selective involvement of the brachial plexus in this case is unexplained...
  66. doi request reprint MRI of peripheral nerves
    Kimberly K Amrami
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 19:559-72, vi. 2008
    ..With high-resolution imaging techniques targeted fascicular biopsy can be planned to improve diagnostic yield and decrease the risk of surgically sampling primary nerve pathology...
  67. doi request reprint Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors of cranial nerves and intracranial contents: a clinicopathologic study of 17 cases
    Bernd W Scheithauer
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:325-38. 2009
    ..Malignant cranial nerve sheath tumors are rare and are associated with the same poor prognosis as those of spinal nerves at other sites...
  68. pmc Longitudinal study of intraneural perineurioma--a benign, focal hypertrophic neuropathy of youth
    Michelle L Mauermann
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Brain 132:2265-76. 2009
    ..Because intensive evaluation is needed for diagnosis, intraneural perineurioma is probably under-recognized...
  69. doi request reprint Glomus tumor and glomangioma of the nerve. Report of two cases
    Bernd W Scheithauer
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:348-56. 2008
    ..An uneventful postoperative recovery was noted in both patients. Glomus tumors and glomangiomas can involve major nerves on rare occasions. They seem to follow a favorable clinical course, and conservative resection can be of benefit...
  70. ncbi request reprint Neurovascular compression following isolated popliteus muscle rupture: a case report
    Godard C W de Ruiter
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 14:129-32. 2005
    ..Spontaneous recovery was documented on serial clinical and electrodiagnostic examinations. The patient's neuropathic pain improved significantly within 6 months and his neurologic function recovered nearly fully by 2 years...
  71. doi request reprint Neurogenic tumors of the pelvis: clinicopathologic features and surgical outcomes using a multidisciplinary team
    Eric J Dozois
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1010-6. 2009
    ..Few data exist regarding the outcomes in patients undergoing surgery for pelvic tumors of neurogenic origin. Our aim was to characterize the clinical and pathologic features of pelvic neurogenic tumors and assess surgical outcomes...
  72. ncbi request reprint Clinically relevant surgical anatomy and exposures of the brachial plexus
    Alexander Y Shin
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 21:1-11. 2005
    ..Adequate exposure and delineation of the pathology will allow for accurate treatment of the brachial plexus lesion(s)...
  73. doi request reprint Clinical and electrodiagnostic correlates of peroneal intraneural ganglia
    Nathan P Young
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurology 72:447-52. 2009
    ..This study was designed to determine if there are clinical measures that distinguish CPN caused by IG from CPN without a clear proximate cause...
  74. pmc Mass spectrometric-based proteomic analysis of amyloid neuropathy type in nerve tissue
    Christopher J Klein
    Department of Neurology Peripheral Nerve Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:195-9. 2011
    ..To determine the specific type of amyloid from nerve biopsies using laser microdissection (LMD) and mass spectrometric (MS)-based proteomic analysis...
  75. ncbi request reprint An unusual variant of the biceps brachii
    Scott J Schoenleber
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 19:702-3. 2006
  76. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus infection as a complication of transplantation of a nerve allograft from a living related donor. Case report
    Mikko Larsen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:924-8. 2007
    ..Future studies are needed to quantify and minimize this complication. Nevertheless, it should be weighed against the potential functional benefit from using nerve allografts...
  77. doi request reprint Inflammatory pseudotumor of nerve: clinicopathological characteristics and a potential therapy
    Michelle L Mauermann
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 15:216-26. 2010
    ..The primary pathophysiology is unknown but the inflammation and response to treatment suggests that there may be an immune component...
  78. ncbi request reprint Delayed central nervous system superficial siderosis following brachial plexus avulsion injury. Report of three cases
    Aaron A Cohen-Gadol
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E10. 2004
    ..They believe that the traumatic dural diverticula in these cases may be a potential source of bleeding. A better understanding of the pathophysiology of SS is important to develop more suitable therapies...
  79. doi request reprint Tibialis anterior branch involvement in fibular intraneural ganglia
    Marie Noëlle Hébert-Blouin
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Gonda 8S 214, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Muscle Nerve 41:524-32. 2010
    ..The finding of cyst extension within a muscle end-organ branch seems likely to explain, in part, the characteristic clinical finding of preferential foot drop in patients with fibular intraneural ganglia...
  80. ncbi request reprint Anatomical basis of chronic pelvic pain syndrome: the ischial spine and pudendal nerve entrapment
    Stanley J Antolak
    Departments of Urology, Radiology, Anatomy, and Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Hypotheses 59:349-53. 2002
    ..The changes occur during the period of development and ossification of the spinous process of the ischium...
  81. ncbi request reprint Latin and Greek in gross anatomy
    Sean B Smith
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 20:332-7. 2007
    ..This study evaluated students' familiarity with Latin and Greek etymologies before and after a gross anatomy course that incorporated etymologies into its curriculum...
  82. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of ganglion cysts using vastly undersampled isotropic projection reconstruction (VIPR)
    Kimberly K Amrami
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:768-72. 2007
    ..In our clinical experience, we found VIPR to be superior to conventional MR techniques in detecting and depicting joint connections in typical and atypical ganglion cysts around the knee...
  83. ncbi request reprint Biodegradable polymer grafts for surgical repair of the injured spinal cord
    Jonathan A Friedman
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, and Mayo Medical School and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:742-51; discussion 751-2. 2002
    ....
  84. doi request reprint Synovial sarcoma of nerve
    Bernd W Scheithauer
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:568-77. 2011
    ..Definitive recommendations regarding surgery and adjuvant therapies await additional reports and long-term follow-up. The literature is reviewed and a meta-analysis is performed with respect to clinicopathologic features versus outcome...
  85. doi request reprint Comparison of single versus double nerve transfers for elbow flexion after brachial plexus injury
    Brian T Carlsen
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55901, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:269-76. 2011
    ..It is unknown if double nerve transfer to the biceps and brachialis nerve branches results in greater strength than single nerve transfer to the biceps branch alone...
  86. ncbi request reprint Tardy posterolateral rotatory instability of the elbow due to cubitus varus
    S W O'Driscoll
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:1358-69. 2001
    ..Cubitus varus has long been considered merely a cosmetic deformity. The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate a causal relationship between cubitus varus and instability of the elbow...
  87. pmc Importance of the vasculature in cyst formation after spinal cord injury
    Gemma E Rooney
    Department of Neurology and Molecular Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:432-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the surgical methods that may be used to assess the factors that influence the level of scar and cystic formation in SCI...
  88. ncbi request reprint Isolated amyloidosis presenting with lumbosacral radiculoplexopathy: description of two cases and pathogenic review
    Shafeeq S Ladha
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 11:346-52. 2006
    ..The limited literature and experience among other cases is described...
  89. ncbi request reprint Digital nerve penetration by a digital artery in a patient with neurovascular symptoms: a case report
    R J Spinner
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 21:1101-3. 1996
    ..To knowledge, our report is the first clinically relevant description of this underrecognized, but relatively common anatomic variation...
  90. ncbi request reprint Tardy posterior interosseous nerve palsy due to childhood osteomyelitis: a case report
    R J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 22:1049-51. 1997
    ....
  91. ncbi request reprint Posterior interosseous nerve compression due to an enlarged bicipital bursa confirmed by MRI
    R J Spinner
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
    J Hand Surg Br 18:753-6. 1993
    ..We describe a case in which magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was used in the preoperative assessment of a mass in the proximal forearm with a clinical diagnosis of partial posterior interosseous nerve compression...
  92. ncbi request reprint The levator claviculae muscle
    J A Capo
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 20:968-9. 2007
  93. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of suprascapular nerve mobilization
    Kale D Bodily
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 18:573-9. 2005
    ..This surgical approach and technique permits direct nerve repair after resection of a focal neuroma in the retroclavicular or infraclavicular region, thus avoiding interpositional grafting, and improving outcomes...
  94. ncbi request reprint Contiguous conventional and plexiform schwannomas. Report of two cases
    J Bradley White
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 104:319-24. 2006
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of a conventional schwannoma contiguous with a deep plexiform schwannoma...
  95. ncbi request reprint Radial nerve innervation to the inferolateral segment of the brachialis muscle: from anatomy to clinical reality
    Robert J Spinner
    Clin Anat 16:368-9. 2003
  96. ncbi request reprint Tarsal tunnel surgery for treatment of tarsal ganglion: a rewarding operation with devastating potential complications
    Gedge D Rosson
    Dellon Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 95:459-63. 2005
    ..The guiding principles relating to the presence of an extraneural versus an intraneural ganglion are developed. An example of a posterior tibial intraneural ganglion is presented...
  97. ncbi request reprint Intraneural ganglion of the suprascapular nerve: Case report
    Robert J Spinner
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1698-9. 2006
  98. ncbi request reprint Re: Tarsal tunnel syndrome caused by epineural ganglion of the posterior tibial nerve
    Robert J Spinner
    J Foot Ankle Surg 44:74-5. 2005
  99. ncbi request reprint In memoriam: Morton Spinner, MD 1928-2003
    Robert J Spinner
    J Hand Surg Am 29:163-4. 2004
  100. ncbi request reprint Two-dimensional digital video ankle motion analysis for assessment of function in the rat sciatic nerve model
    Godard C de Ruiter
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 12:216-22. 2007
    ..2D digital video ankle motion analysis is a practical and sensitive method to assess function in the rat sciatic nerve model...
  101. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for peripheral nerve entrapment syndromes
    Robert J Spinner
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Neurosurg 53:285-94. 2006