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Dermatomes

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C4 Dermatome:
Mid Clavicle & Posterior Cervical Rotation
C5 Dermatome:
Middle Forearm - Cubital Fossa
C6 Dermatome:
Thumb & Thenar Eminence
C7 Dermatome:
Palmar Distal Phalanx - Middle Finger
C8 Dermatome:
Little Finger (pinky) & Ulnar Border of hand
T1 Dermatome:
Medial Forearm
L2 Dermatome:
AnteroMedial Thigh
L3 Dermatome:
Middle 3rd - Anterior Thigh
L4 Dermatome:
Patella & Medial Malleolus
L5 Dermatome:
Fibular Head & Medial Dorsum of the Foot
Plantar aspect of Heel
S1 Dermatome:
Antero-Lateral aspect of the Foot
Postero-Lateral aspect of the Calf
Dermatome Rating System:
Intact: nL
Decreased: delayed response
Exaggerated: inc. sensitivity or awareness of stimulus after it has ceased
Inaccurate: inappropriate perception of a given stimulus
Absent: no response
Inconsistent: reposnse inadequate to assess sensory function accurately
Intact:
normal response
Decreased:
delayed response
Exaggerated:
increased sensitivity or awareness of stimulus after it has ceased
Inaccurate:
inappropriate perception of a given stimulus
Absent:
no response
Inconsistent:
response inadequate to assess sensory function accurately