injury potential

noun

Medical Definition of injury potential

: the difference in electrical potential between the injured and uninjured parts of a nerve or muscle

called also demarcation potential

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“Injury potential.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/injury%20potential. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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