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Axotomy Summary

Description: 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.

Also Known As: Axotomies

Networked: 585 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 67 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Axotomy is Relevant

  1. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 39 results
  2. Pain (Aches) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 25 results
  3. Atrophy : 1 outcome 7 studies in 59 results
  4. Brain Injuries (Brain Injury) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 18 results
  5. Wallerian Degeneration : 1 outcome 2 studies in 39 results
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Drugs Related to Axotomy

  1. Nerve Growth Factor (NGF)
  2. Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF)
  3. Substance P
  4. Cannabinoids
  5. ICI D2788
  6. Histamine (Histamine Dihydrochloride)
  7. Messenger RNA (mRNA)
  8. Galanin
  9. Ciliary Neurotrophic Factor (CNTF)
  10. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP)
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Therapies Related to Axotomy

  1. Denervation
  2. Nerve Crush
  3. Nerve Block (Nerve Blocks)
  4. Rhizotomy
  5. Ganglionectomy
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