Neuritis of the femoral nerve

This disease is characterized by paresis or paralysis of the quadriceps muscle of thigh and tailoring muscles. Active movements of the legs are severely limited, the patient can not bend and straighten her in the knee joint, with labor costs, up the stairs, moving from lying to sitting position. Neuritis of the femoral nerve may be accompanied by loss of sensation, sharp pain along his skin sensitivity. At the beginning of the disease appoint passive gymnastics, massage, medical gymnastics in the water, and as recovery of active movement. Of special physical exercises are the most effective exercises within the straightening of legs, bringing hip, the transition from a lying to a sitting position, exercises for the affected muscles with overcoming resistance: with blocks, rubber balls, springs, simulators, etc. at the same time with medical physical culture are electrostimulation of paretic muscles, physical therapy and medication.