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1

Which factors influence nerve conduction?

Temperature and Age.

2

Describe the main features of the Carpal-Tunnel Syndrome. Which nerve is affected in this syndrome?

The Carpal-Tunnel Syndrome leads to paraesthesia in the first three fingers of one hand. It is mainly due to damage of the median nerve.

3

How fast does a nerve regenerate after dissection?

About 1 mm a day per axon.