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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 724197, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/724197
Research Article

Sensoric Protection after Median Nerve Injury: Babysitter-Procedure Prevents Muscular Atrophy and Improves Neuronal Recovery

1Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Campus Forschung, Martinistraße 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
2Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Schleswig-Holstein University Hospital, Arnold-Heller-Straße 3, Haus 26, Schleswig-Holstein, 24105 Kiel, Germany
3Clinic for Plastic Surgery with Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery, St. Marien Hospital, Gallwitzallee 123-143, 12249 Berlin, Germany
4Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, Regione Gonzole 10, Orbassano, 10043 Turin, Italy

Received 3 February 2014; Revised 5 June 2014; Accepted 10 June 2014; Published 15 July 2014

Academic Editor: Levent Sarikcioglu

Copyright © 2014 Benedicta E. Beck-Broichsitter et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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