Deafferentation procedure

Known as: Deafferentation, Denervation 
Cutting off the afferent nerve supply. Often performed to relieve pain. (Taber's).
National Institutes of Health

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2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Prior unblinded studies have suggested that catheter-based renal-artery denervation reduces blood pressure in patients… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Activation of renal sympathetic nerves is key to pathogenesis of essential hypertension. We aimed to assess… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
A broad consensus within the neuroscience of tinnitus holds that this audiologic condition is triggered by central… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Short-term deprivation of sensory input by ischaemic nerve block (INB) leads to functional reorganization in the deafferented… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Even in the absence of explicit stimulation, rats emit patterns of rhythmic whisking movements. Because of their stereotyped… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Deafferentation induces rapid plastic changes in the cerebral cortex, probably via unmasking of pre-existent connections. Several… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
ALTHOUGH phantom-limb pain is a frequent consequence of the amputation of an extremity, little is known about its origin1-4. On… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Following long-term deafferentation of one upper limb in adult primates, the cortical areas corresponding to that limb become… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
After limited sensory deafferentations in adult primates, somatosensory cortical maps reorganize over a distance of 1 to 2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Two to nine months after the median nerve was transected and ligated in adult owl and squirrel monkeys, the cortical sectors… (More)
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