Evaluation of behavior and expression of NaV1.7 in dorsal root ganglia after sciatic nerve compression and application of nucleus pulposus in rats


The pathomechanisms of pain resulting from lumbar disc herniation have not been fully elucidated. Prostaglandins and cytokines generated at the inflammatory site produce associated pain; however, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and steroids are sometimes ineffective in patients. Tetrodotoxin-sensitive voltage-gated sodium (NaV) channels are related to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00586-013-3076-y


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Citations per Year

Citation Velocity: 6

Averaging 6 citations per year over the last 3 years.

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