Nerve conduction velocity

NCV

Nerve conduction velocity (NCV) is a test to see how fast electrical signals move through a nerve.

Nerve conduction test

The nerve conduction velocity test is performed to evaluate nerve function. It tests the speed impulses travel through a nerve.

How the Test is Performed

How to Prepare for the Test

How the Test will Feel

Why the Test is Performed

Normal Results

What Abnormal Results Mean

Considerations