Anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome

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Anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome

Synonyms: ACNES | Intercostal nerve syndrome | Rectus abdominis syndrome

A chronic neuropathic pain syndrome of the abdominal wall caused by entrapment of anterior cutaneous branches of 7 to 12th intercostal nerves along the lateral border of the anterior rectus abdominis fascia causing severe pain and tenderness of the involved dermatome.

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