Waller, Augustus V.(redirected from Augustus V. Waller)
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Waller,Augustus V., English physiologist, 1816-1870.
wallerian degeneration - degenerative changes in the distal segment of a peripheral nerve fiber when its continuity with its cell body is interrupted by a focal lesion. Synonym(s): orthograde degeneration; secondary degeneration
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