tubulization of nerve

tu·bu·li·za·tion of nerve

(tūbyū-lī-zāshŭn nĕrv)
Enclosing the joined ends of a divided nerve, after neurorrhaphy, in a cylinder of paraffin or of some slowly absorbable material to keep surrounding tissues from pushing in and preventing union.
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