neurorrhaphy

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neurorrhaphy

 [noo͡-ror´ah-fe]
suture of a divided nerve.

neu·ror·rha·phy

(nū-rōr'ă-fē),
Joining together, usually by suture, of the two parts of a divided nerve.
[neuro- + G. rhaphē, suture]

neurorrhaphy

/neu·ror·rha·phy/ (ndbobr-ror´ah-fe) suture of a divided nerve.

neurorrhaphy

(no͝o-rôr′ə-fē)
n.
The surgical suturing of a divided nerve.

neurorrhaphy

[noo͡rôr′əfē]
Etymology: Gk, neuron, nerve, rhaphe, suture
a surgical procedure to suture a severed nerve.

neu·ror·rha·phy

(nūr-ōr'ă-fē)
Joining together, usually by suture, of the two parts of a divided nerve.
Synonym(s): neurosuture.
[neuro- + G. rhaphē, suture]

neurorrhaphy

Joining a cut nerve by stitching the ends together.

neurorrhaphy

suture of a divided nerve.
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Nerve suture and grafting to restore the extratemporal facial nerve.