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Will dead nerves get replaced eventually?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Unlikely

Certain diseaes, like diabetes, destroy nerves, and tehy do not regrow.
On the other hand, limbs can be amputated, and nerves that are no longer there can continue to produce pain and sensation. Unlike salamanders, we do not regrow parts.

In brief: Unlikely

Certain diseaes, like diabetes, destroy nerves, and tehy do not regrow.
On the other hand, limbs can be amputated, and nerves that are no longer there can continue to produce pain and sensation. Unlike salamanders, we do not regrow parts.
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