Sensory regeneration in dorsal root avulsion.

@article{Hoeber2015SensoryRI,
  title={Sensory regeneration in dorsal root avulsion.},
  author={Jan Hoeber},
  journal={Neural regeneration research},
  year={2015},
  volume={10 11},
  pages={1739-40}
}
Brachial as well as lumbosacral plexus avulsion injuries are usually caused by high kinetic traumas, such as car-pedestrian, car and motorcycle accidents or falls from great heights. Traction forces affecting the head and shoulders or extremities pull the spinal nerve sleeves away from the spinal cord and rupture the postganglionic spinal root from the cord. In so called central avulsion injuries, the spinal root is avulsed at the interface between the central and peripheral nervous system (CNS… CONTINUE READING

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Sensory regeneration in dorsal root avulsion

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