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neurapraxia

noun neur·aprax·ia \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈprak-sē-ə, ˌn(y)u̇r-(ˌ)ā- \

medical Definition of neurapraxia

: an injury to a nerve that interrupts conduction causing temporary paralysis but not degeneration and that is followed by a complete and rapid recovery

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