denervate


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Related to denervate: fluctuant, laterad

de·ner·vate

 (dē-nŭr′vāt′)
tr.v. de·ner·vat·ed, de·ner·vat·ing, de·ner·vates
To deprive (an organ or body part) of a nerve supply, as by surgically removing or cutting a nerve or by blocking a nerve connection with drugs.

de′ner·va′tion n.

denervate

(ˈdɛnəˌveɪt)
vb
(Medicine) (tr) to deprive (a tissue or organ) of its nerve supply
ˌdenerˈvation n

de•ner•vate

(diˈnɜr veɪt)

v.t. -vat•ed, -vat•ing.
to cut off the nerve supply from (an organ or body part) by surgery or anesthetic block.
[1900–05]
de`ner•va′tion, n.

denervate


Past participle: denervated
Gerund: denervating

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am denervating
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
I was denervating
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Past Perfect
I had denervated
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Future
I will denervate
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
I will be denervating
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been denervating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been denervating
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Conditional
I would denervate
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Past Conditional
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Patients were routinely offered sympathectomy down to the T4 level to denervate the axilla.
Moreover, scientists can denervate a regrowing limb midway through regeneration without stopping it, suggesting that there's a window of time in which regeneration is dependent on the nerves.
The advantage of PARADISE is its ability to uniformly denervate all the way around the arterial wall while simultaneously cooling the endothelium, to help enable a safe, consistent, and fast renal denervation procedure.