Wallerian Degeneration

"Wallerian Degeneration" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Degeneration of distal aspects of a nerve axon following injury to the cell body or proximal portion of the axon. The process is characterized by fragmentation of the axon and its MYELIN SHEATH.

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Bar chart showing 4 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 1997 and 1998 and 2009 and 2022
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