Definition of Axotomy

1. Noun. The process of cutting or severing an axon. ¹



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Medical Definition of Axotomy

1. 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. (12 Dec 1998)

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