Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Animal Models for Mononeuropathy

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_226

Definition

Experimental procedures that produce partial lesion of the nerves supplying one appendage (fore leg or hind leg). Several animal models are available and are known to produce increased nociception.

 Thalamotomy, Pain Behavior in Animals

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