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denervation

 [de″ner-va´shun]
interruption of the nerve connection to an organ or part.

de·ner·va·tion

(dē'nĕr-vā'shŭn),
Loss of nerve supply.

denervation

/de·ner·va·tion/ (de″ner-va´shun) interruption of the nerve connection to an organ or part.

de·ner·va·tion

(dē'nĕr-vā'shŭn)
Loss of nerve supply.

denervation

Loss of the nerve supply to a part of the body, by deliberate surgical act or by a disease process.

denervation

loss of nerve supply

de·ner·va·tion

(dē'nĕr-vā'shŭn)
Loss of nerve supply.

denervation (de´nurvā´shən),

n the sectioning or removal of a nerve to interrupt the nerve supply to a part.

denervation

interruption of the nerve connection to an organ or part.

denervation atrophy
reduction in muscle fiber diameter as a result of discontinuation of nerve supply; always accompanied by paralysis; also called neurogenic atrophy.
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Percutaneous radiofrequency denervation in patients with contraindications for total hip arthroplasty.
The Renlane renal denervation catheter features five irrigated electrodes located at the tip of the ablation catheter and is used in conjunction with the Renlane MultiChannel radiofrequency (RF) generator for energy delivery.
When rats reached 200-235 g body weight, MAP was measured when the rats were in a conscious state before aortic denervation [predenervation MAP (pdMAP)].
When they implanted beads coated with FGF-2 into a regenerating limb, dll activity stayed normal after early denervation.
NYSE:STJ), a global medical device company, today announced plans for a new landmark study that will evaluate whether renal denervation and medication can provide health benefits to patients beyond lowering high blood pressure.
Five of the patients who were not anatomically eligible for the denervation procedure were used as controls.
Then, a cardiologist at James Cook, Dr Neil Swanson, told him about a new technique called renal denervation and SCHF came up with the funds.
The Symplicity renal denervation system (Figure 1) is a novel treatment utilizing a minimally invasive catheter-based procedure that uses radiofrequency to ablate the sympathetic nerves lying in the renal artery.
Clinical trials show that catheter-based renal denervation reduces blood pressure in patients who do not respond to conventional drug therapy.
com)-- The study comprises of a strategic analysis of the global market for renal denervation devices, and growth forecast for the period from 2012 - 2021.
The procedure, called renal denervation, uses pulses of radio waves delivered through a catheter threaded into the kidneys to stop them receiving signals from the brain.
He said: " We are encouraged to see renal denervation shows substantial and sustained reduction in treatment- resistant patients.