reinnervation(redirected from Reinnervate)
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restoration of nerve function to a part from which it was lost; it may occur spontaneously or be achieved by nerve grafting.
Reestablishment of neural control of a formerly paralyzed muscle or of other effector organ by means of proximal to distal regrowth of nerve fibers, or by sprouting from nearby intact nerve fibers (collateral sprouting).
reinnervation/re·in·ner·va·tion/ (-in-er-va´shun) restoration of nerve supply to a part from which it has been lost; it may occur spontaneously or by nerve grafting.
Restoration of nerve control of a paralyzed muscle or other effector organ by means of regrowth of nerve fibers, either spontaneously or after anastomosis.
reinnervationrestoration of nerve function to a paralysed muscle/group of muscles/limb, following regrowth/regeneration/reanastomosis of subserving nerve fibres
the operation of grafting a viable nerve to restore the nerve supply of an organ or paralyzed muscle.