Rhizotomy procedure

Known as: radicotomy, Rhizotomy, Rhizotomies 
Surgical interruption of a spinal or cranial nerve root. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
National Institutes of Health

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2002
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2002
This study is a comparative analysis and meta-analysis of three randomized clinical trials. Children with spastic diplegia… (More)
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2000
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2000
While evidence implicates the endogenous cannabinoid system as a novel analgesic target at a spinal level, detailed analysis of… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of percutaneous, controlled radiofrequency trigeminal… (More)
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1999
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1999
The vanilloid receptor (VR1) protein functions both as a receptor for capsaicin and a transducer of noxious thermal stimuli. To… (More)
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1998
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1998
The P2X3 receptor subunit, a member of the P2X family of ATP-gated ion channels, is almost exclusively localized in sensory… (More)
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1997
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1997
Hypertension in 5/6 nephrectomized (CRF) rats is partly related to increased activity of the sympathetic nervous system. We have… (More)
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1996
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1996
Of the three major types of opioid receptors ( mu, delta, kappa) in the nervous system, mu-opioid receptor shows the highest… (More)
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1987
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1987
We have performed selective posterior rhizotomies on 60 children with cerebral palsy. The procedure involves lumbar laminectomy… (More)
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1984
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1984
Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) immunoreactivity was found throughout the entire spinal cord of man, marmoset, horse, pig… (More)
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1978
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1978
The experiments identify some of the processes underlying arm movements in rhesus monkeys. Three monkeys were trained to point to… (More)
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