Definition of denervation in English:


Pronunciation /ˌdēnərˈvāSHən/



See denervate

‘For cases where the etiology cannot be determined, ilio-inguinal nerve block or microsurgical denervation may relieve the pain.’
  • ‘Electrophysiological examination showed evidence of chronic partial denervation and reinnervation only in the upper limb segments.’
  • ‘Muscles biopsies also showed scattered atrophy consistent with the process of denervation.’
  • ‘A muscle biopsy confirmed neuropathic changes in a pattern consistent with denervation.’
  • ‘Shoulder denervation and subsequent loss of shoulder joint range, strength, and sensory awareness results in markedly decreased ability to freely move the shoulders and upper extremities.’