ePlasty: Vol. 14
Correlation Analysis of Histomorphometry and Motor Neurography in the Median Nerve Rat Model
Theodora Manoli, MD,a,* Frank Werdin, MD,a,* Hannes Gruessinger, MD,a Nektarios Sinis, MD,a Jennifer Lynn Schiefer, MD,a Patrick Jaminet, MD,a Stefano Geuna, MD,b and Hans-Eberhard Schaller, MDa

aClinic of Hand, Plastic, and Reconstructive Surgery with Burn Unit, BG-Trauma Centre, University of Tuebingen, Schnarrenbergstr. 95, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany; and bDepartment of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, San Luigi Hospital, Orbassano (TO), Azienda Ospedaliera San Luigi - Regione Gonzole 10, 10043 Turin, Italy


Correspondence: theodora.manoli@gmail.com

*Both authors have contributed equally to this research article.
Keywords: neurography, electrophysiology, morphometry, nerve regeneration, median nerve

Objective: Standard methods to evaluate the functional regeneration after injury of the rat median nerve are insufficient to identify any further differences of axonal nerve regeneration after restitution of motor recovery is completed .......