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  • n. The least severe form of nerve injury, in which the structure of the nerve remains intact, but there is an interruption in conduction of the impulse down the nerve fiber.

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Examples

  • In fact, the sensation, called neurapraxia, results from the pinching of a nerve between a bone and another hard object.

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