denervation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

denervate +‎ -ion

NounEdit

denervation (plural denervations)

  1. (medicine) The removal or blocking of a nerve connection to tissue, such as by surgical or chemical means
    selective denervation of muscle

Derived termsEdit

  • denervational

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 15:13