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 (ĭ-nûr′vāt′, ĭn′ər-)
tr.v. in·ner·vat·ed, in·ner·vat·ing, in·ner·vates
1. To supply (an organ or a body part) with nerves.
2. To stimulate (a nerve, muscle, or body part) to action.

in′ner·va′tion n.
in′ner·va′tion·al (-vā′shə-nəl) adj.
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Noun1.innervation - the neural or electrical arousal of an organ or muscle or gland
arousal - a state of heightened physiological activity
2.innervation - the distribution of nerve fibers to an organ or body region
dispersion, distribution - the spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume; "worldwide in distribution"; "the distribution of nerve fibers"; "in complementary distribution"
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n. inervación.
1. acto de inervar;
2. distribución de nervios o de energía nerviosa en un órgano o área.
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The aetiology of referred otalgia is diverse and pain may arise from head neck sites with which the ear shares its sensory innervations. An understanding of the innervation of the head and neck region plays a key role in making a correct diagnosis of referred otalgia.
It is a common understanding that this is all due to brain injury and impaired innervation. Our findings show that the amount of skeletal muscle throughout the body declines after stroke," adds Scherbakov.
(PWS), mostly unilateral, in the innervation field of the ophthalmic nerve (V1), sometimes including the maxillary (V2) and mandibular (V3) nerves.
Nerve growth factor (NGF) acts through specific high-affinity and low-affinity nerve growth factor receptors in the anterior segment of the eye to support corneal innervation and integrity.
To well understand the mechanisms on sweat secretion and reabsorption, the differential innervation of secretory coils and ducts in human eccrine sweat glands was investigated in the study.
Conversely, a distal ACB injection could lead to a distal spread of LA which could block the posterior branch of the obturator nerve and popliteal plexus, which contributes to the intra-articular innervation of the knee.
The anatomical network includes the brain and spinal cord, autonomic nervous system (ANS), hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis, and the innervation of the GI tract, or enteric nervous system.
Following an "Innervation Lab" by The Shark Group team and growth roadmap exercises, the Emerging Franchisor Bootcamp showcased franchise executives from brands such as BrightStar Care, College Hunks Hauling Junk, Express Services, FASTSIGNS International, FOCUS Brands, Glass Doctor, Great Clips, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Merry Maids and PMTD Restaurants.
The findings suggest that LMI 1195 yields a comparable estimate of cardiac sympathetic innervation as C11 HED.
Choosing the optimal nerve block to anesthetize the clavicle requires a thorough understanding of innervation, which remains controversial.