enucleation

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surgical removal of something without cutting into it

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Following 5 days of training, the subjects were divided into the olfactory tract section (N = 10), eye enucleation (N = 10), and no-treatment groups (N = 10).
To determine sensory modalities that are crucial for spatial learning, we cut the olfactory tract to deprive the fish of olfactory senses or we performed eye enucleation to deprive them of visual senses.
It is possible that this initial therapy had an effect on his positive outcome and the avoidance of eye enucleation.