Sensory innervation of the external and internal genitalia of the female rat.

@article{Peters1987SensoryIO,
  title={Sensory innervation of the external and internal genitalia of the female rat.},
  author={L C Peters and Mark B. Kristal and Barry R. Komisaruk},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1987},
  volume={408 1-2},
  pages={199-204}
}
Using a whole-nerve recording method, the genitalia of the female rat were found to receive afferent innervation as follows. Pelvic nerve: vagina, cervix, and perineal skin; hypogastric nerve: cervix and proximal three fifths of the uterus; pudendal nerve: skin of perineum, inner thigh, and clitoral sheath. It is probable that the pudendal and pelvic nerves… CONTINUE READING
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