Acute sacral nerve stimulation reduces visceral mechanosensitivity in Rat through spinal opioid pathway.


BACKGROUND Sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) is an alternative surgical treatment of refractory urge incontinence and/or fecal incontinence. Despite its clinical efficacy, the mechanisms of action of SNS remain poorly understood. The aim of this experimental study was to evaluate the effect of SNS on visceral mechanosensitivity in rats. METHODS Anesthetized… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/nmo.12555


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