Functional MRI of the brain during orgasm in women.

Abstract

Women diagnosed with complete spinal cord injury (SCI) at T10 or higher report sensations generated by vaginal-cervical mechanical self-stimulation (CSS). In this paper we review brain responses to sexual arousal and orgasm in such women, and further hypothesize that the afferent pathway for this unexpected perception is provided by the Vagus nerves, which… (More)

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@article{Komisaruk2005FunctionalMO, title={Functional MRI of the brain during orgasm in women.}, author={Barry R. Komisaruk and Beverly Whipple}, journal={Annual review of sex research}, year={2005}, volume={16}, pages={62-86} }