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Regeneration of Peripheral Nerves by Means of Muscle and Nerve Transplants

  • M. Sparmann
  • G. Friedebold
  • T. Meyer
Conference paper

Abstract

The bridging of nerve defects remains a clinical problem. Despite the development of nerve transplants (Millesi 1975; Millesi et al. 1982) the search continues for alternatives to the defect bridging of nerve injuries.

Keywords

Peripheral Nerve Peroneal Nerve Nerve Regeneration Target Muscle Anterior Tibial Muscle 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Sparmann
    • 1
  • G. Friedebold
    • 1
  • T. Meyer
    • 1
  1. 1.BerlinGermany

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