neurogenic

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neurogenic

[¦nu̇r·ō¦jen·ik]
(medicine)
Caused or affected by a trauma, dysfunction, or disease of the nervous system.
(neuroscience)
Originating in nervous tissue.
Innervated by nerves.
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Evidence of neurogenic atrophy in the form of angular atrophic esterase-positive muscle fibers or fiber-type grouping were also noted.
All biopsies showed evidence of neurogenic atrophy in the form of angular atrophic esterasepositive muscle fibers.