On stages of postdenervational disturbances in functioning of the human salivary parotid gland (a concise report).

The author presents an original classification of the muscarinic cholinoreceptor subpopulations in the human salivary parotid gland in normal condition or following parasympathetic denervation. The criteria characterizing each stage of the postdenervational syndrome and the general scheme of their occurrence and restoration both reflect the stages of… (More)