Piriformis syndrome – Fata morgana or a neglected neurosurgical disease

U. Barcik & R. Megele
Objective: The correct diagnosis of Piriformis Syndrome can be delayed by unspecific clinical symptoms and unawareness in the neurosurgical community. However, effective treatment can be offered by decompression of the sciatic nerve when passing through the infrapiriform foramen. Methods: We describe[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]