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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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Review
2018
Review
2018
Local anesthetic injected into a wedge-shaped space lateral to the spinal nerves as they emerge from the intervertebral foramina… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The kidneys are densely innervated with renal efferent and afferent nerves to communicate with the central nervous system… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Percutaneous renal sympathetic denervation by radiofrequency energy has been reported to reduce blood pressure (BP) by the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Thoracic sympathectomy is indicated to treat primary hyperhidrosis. The objective is to analyze the results and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Immediate results of endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) for hyperhidrosis are good. Adverse effects are well… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Orthostatic hypotension is common in Parkinson disease (1). Although earlier studies implicated L-dopa treatment as the cause (2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
In a previous study, structural myocardial damage was found to occur in 60% of baboons after brain death had been induced by a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The rat sciatic nerve originates from the spinal segments L4–L6. It is unifascicular at the trochanter; 5–7 mm distally, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Neuropeptide Y (NPY)-immunoreactive nerve fibers were numerous around arteries and few around veins. NPY probably co-exists with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The localization of the vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) has been studied with immunohistochemistry and… Expand
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