Reinnervation of Cutaneous Mechanoreceptors
Following injury to peripheral sensory nerves residual functional defects and abnormal sensations are common consequences (Sunderland, 1978). An understanding of the mechanism(s) for these disturbances requires a detailed knowledge of how these nerve lesions affect the various components in the somatosensory system from receptor to cerebral cortex.
KeywordsDorsal Root Ganglion Sciatic Nerve Nerve Lesion Saphenous Nerve Sciatic Nerve Injury
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