Sympathectomy

Known as: Denervations, Sympathetic, Sympathetic Denervations, surgical sympathectomy 
The removal or interruption of some part of the sympathetic nervous system for therapeutic or research purposes.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Increased renal resistive index and urinary albumin excretion are markers of hypertensive end-organ damage and renal… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Compensatory sweating is a well-known side effect after sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis. It is often claimed to… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Immediate results of endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) for hyperhidrosis are good. Adverse effects are well… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Orthostatic hypotension is common in Parkinson disease (1). Although earlier studies implicated L-dopa treatment as the cause (2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE This evaluated the long-term outcome after endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) from below D1 to D4, using a single… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Previous studies by our laboratory established a rat model of neuropathic pain which displayed long-lasting heat hyperalgesia and… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Because sympathetic fibers travel in the subepicardium and generally follow the coronary arteries in a basal to apical course, we… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
An endoscopic technique is described for thoracic sympathectomy. After establishment of a pneumothorax, the thoracoscope is… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
The localization of the vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) has been studied with immunohistochemistry and… (More)
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1968
Highly Cited
1968
Nachdem elektronenmikroskopische Untersuchungen gezeigt hatten, daß 6-OH-DA selektiv die peripheren adrenergen Nervenendigungen… (More)
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