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Anatomical considerations of selective pudendal neurectomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3667129     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The pudendal nerve was examined in 100 cadavers of both sexes. Because of the variable number of trunks of the pudendal nerve, 5 types were distinguished: one-trunked; two-trunked, rectopudendal; two-trunked, pudendo-penile (or -clitoridal); three-trunked, recto-perineo-penile (or -clitoridal); four-trunked, recto-perineo-perineopenile (or -clitoridal). The authors' suggestions make it possible to perform selective pudendectomy, consisting in denervation of the sphincter urethrae muscle by neurectomy of the perineal branches of the pudendal nerve.
Authors:
A Sikorski; J Olszewski; E Miekoś
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International urology and nephrology     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0301-1623     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Urol Nephrol     Publication Date:  1987  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-11-24     Completed Date:  1987-11-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0262521     Medline TA:  Int Urol Nephrol     Country:  HUNGARY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  159-63     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Anatomy, Military Medical Academy, Lódź, Poland.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Child
Child, Preschool
Clitoris / innervation
Female
Humans
Infant
Male
Middle Aged
Penis / innervation
Perineum / innervation
Peripheral Nerves / anatomy & histology,  surgery*

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