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ephaptic transmission[e′fap·tik tranz′mish·ən]
Electrical transfer of activity to a postephaptic unit by the action current of a preephaptic cell.
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The theory of ephaptic transmission seems to be a very appealing explanatory pathophysiologic mechanism of low back pain and radicular symptomatology in these patients.
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