NEURAL REGENERATION

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typically occurs at an incredibly slow rate due to various physiological problems, but otherwise it is the rejuvenation or repair of damage or otherwise injured neurons. Replacing neurons in mammals entirely is a rarity but it is fairly common in fish and amphibians for example.

NEURAL REGENERATION: "The process of neural regeneration leads to the regrowth and development of entirely new neurons or neurons being repaired."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "NEURAL REGENERATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/neural-regeneration/ (accessed June 30, 2022).

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