denervation

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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.

denervation

A surgical method of cutting or removing the nerve supply to an organ.
Translations

denervation

n denervación f
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It can show increase in nerve diameter, destruction of the nerve-blood barrier, obliteration of the fat below a foramen, nerve enhancement, and denervation atrophy.
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