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"Axotomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Transection or severing of an axon. This type of denervation is used often in experimental studies on neuronal physiology and neuronal death or survival, toward an understanding of nervous system disease.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Axotomy" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Axotomy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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