Neuroma scar formation in rats following peripheral nerve transection.

@article{Lane1978NeuromaSF,
  title={Neuroma scar formation in rats following peripheral nerve transection.},
  author={Joseph M. Lane and Florin Bora and David Pleasure},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={1978},
  volume={60 2},
  pages={197-203}
}
Utilizing a sciatic nerve-transection model in rats, we studied the collagen content of normal control nerves, the long-term collagen accummulation in the distal stump of the transected nerve, the content of collagen of the posterior tibial nerve distal to the transection, and the myofibrosis of the gastrocnemius muscle. The distal stump of the sciatic… CONTINUE READING