Can Thoracic Sympathetic Nerve Damage Be Reversed?


Erol M. M., SALCI H., MELEK H., İLHAN T., ÖZFİLİZ N., BAYRAM A. S., ...More

THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON, vol.63, no.8, pp.720-722, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0034-1390046
  • Journal Name: THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.720-722
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background Function of the thoracic sympathetic chain (TSC) reportedly recovers after surgical clips are removed. Hence, this study was designed to study nerve regeneration after unclipping the TSC.