Neurotome


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Neu´ro`tome


n.1.An instrument for cutting or dissecting nerves.
2.(Anat.) A neuromere.
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In the CNTF group, the buccal branch of facial nerve was transected using Meyer neurotome about 4 cm distal to its emergence from the parotid gland, the site of transition being at the mid point of the exposed segment and equidistant from the stimulating electrodes.
There is controversy surrounding the neurotome cover provided by a single injection of local anaesthetic within the TAP (3,10).