Central representation of the inferior rectal nerve of the rat.

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PURPOSE Obstetric injury to the pudendal nerve contributes significantly to fecal incontinence. The inferior rectal nerve, a terminal branch of the motor division of the pudendal nerve, innervates the external anal sphincter. Animal models have been developed to establish the scientific basis of sacral neuromodulation. The aims of this study were to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/DCR.0b013e3181c3873c

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