Motor unit number estimation in transected peripheral nerves

Oge A. E., Kocasoy-Orhan E., Yayla V., Basaran K., Guven E., Baslo M. B., ...More

NEUROLOGICAL RESEARCH, vol.32, no.10, pp.1072-1076, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/016164110x12760028832470
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1072-1076
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: To study motor unit number estimation (MUNE) in acutely transected peripheral nerves, and to retest our previous observation which had revealed a discordance between the loss of compound muscle action potential (CMAP) size and decrease in MUNE during Wallerian degeneration.