Sexual function in men and women with neurological disorders

  title={Sexual function in men and women with neurological disorders},
  author={P. M. Rees and C. Fowler and C. P. Maas},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • P. M. Rees, C. Fowler, C. P. Maas
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • The advent of non-invasive functional brain imaging has clarified which regions of the brain are recruited during sexual arousal. Injuries to those regions, and to the spinal cord and peripheral nerves that link genitalia to limbic and cognitive centres, can profoundly influence sexual wellbeing. In epilepsy, expressions of hypersexuality and hyposexuality interact with the location of epileptogenic foci in the temporolimbic circuitry, and are tempered by the sexual effects of drug treatments… CONTINUE READING
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