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innervation

 [in″er-va´shun]
1. the distribution or supply of nerves to a part.
2. the supply of nervous energy or of nerve stimulation sent to a part.

in·ner·va·tion

(in'ĕr-vā'shŭn), Avoid confusing the terms innervate and innervation with enervate and enervation.
The supply of nerve fibers functionally connected with a part.
[L. in, in, + nervus, nerve]

innervation

/in·ner·va·tion/ (in″er-va´shun)
1. the distribution or supply of nerves to a part.
2. the supply of nervous energy or of nerve stimulation sent to a part.inner´vatory

innervation

[in′ərvā′shən]
Etymology: L, in, within, nervus, nerve
the distribution or supply of nerve fibers or nerve impulses to a body part. innervate, v.

in·ner·va·tion

(in'ĕr-vā'shŭn)
The supply of motor and sensory nerve fibers functionally connected with an organ or region.

innervation

1. The supply or distribution of nerve fibres to any part of the body.
2. The provision of nerve stimuli to a muscle, gland or other nerve.

innervation

supply of nerve fibres to a body part

innervation (i·nr·vāˑ·shn),

n the process of distributing or supplying nerves to a specific region of the body.

in·ner·va·tion

(in'ĕr-vā'shŭn)
Supply of nerve fibers functionally connected with a part.

innervation (in´urvā´shən),

n the distribution or supply of nerves to a part.
innervation, reciprocal,
n the simultaneous excitation of one muscle with the inhibition of its antagonist. Rhythmic chewing is achieved efficiently when the masticatory muscles are reciprocally innervated, permitting alternate elevation and depression of the mandible in a smooth, coordinated sequence of actions.

innervation

1. the distribution or supply of nerves to a part.
2. the supply of nervous energy or of nerve stimulation sent to a part.

reciprocal innervation
the innervation of antagonistic muscles such that when one muscle is excited its antagonist is inhibited.
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50) This nerve is the cutaneous branch of the second intercostal nerve and provides sensory innervation to the upper portion of the medial and posterior aspects of the arm.
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The problem of unusual anomalous innervation of hand muscles: the value of electrodiagnosis in its evaluation.
Hence, the aim of this study was to give detailed anatomical information about the pronator teres muscle innervation.
Some guiding principles can be applied to regional innervation of the hip joint, but significant variation has been described.
A comparative study of the vagal innervation of the stomach in man and the ferret.
This may propose a role for NGF in local sprouting and establishment of the final innervation pattern of the dental papilla and dentin.
The bioengineered germ developed into a mature gland through acinar formations with the myoepithelium and innervation.
The mylohyoid nerve may possess a sensory com- ponent, thereby providing accessory innervation and causing inferior alveolar nerve block failure.
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