1. Destruction of nerve tissue. ... 2. Freeing of a nerve from inflammatory adhesions. ... Origin: neuro-+ G. Lysis, dissolution ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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(ndbobr-rol´ĭ-sis) release of the myelin sheath of a nerve by cutting it longitudinally. operative breaking up of adhesions around a nerve. relief of tension upon a nerve obtained by stretching. exhaustion of nervous energy. destruction or dissolution of nerve tissu...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: nū-rol′i-sis Definitions: 1. Destruction of nerve tissue. 2. Freeing of a nerve from inflammatory adhesions or incising its epineurium for decompression. 3. Incising the epineurium of the facial nerve as a part of facial nerve decompression.
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