Sarita Louise

1 follower
·
21 following
Sarita Louise
More ideas from Sarita
A dermatome is an area of skin supplied by a particular spinal nerve. When you lose feeling in particular areas of skin, the loss of function can be linked to these spinal nerves. For instance, numbness on the pinky (medial) side of your arm in the area highlighted in green and labeled “C8,T1” on the diagram could indicate damage cervical nerve 8 (C8) and/or thoracic nerve 1 (T1).

A dermatome is an area of skin supplied by a particular spinal nerve. When you lose feeling in particular areas of skin, the loss of function can be linked to these spinal nerves. For instance, numbness on the pinky (medial) side of your arm in the area h