The ischiocavernosus and bulbospongiosus muscles in mammalian penile rigidity.

@article{Schmidt1993TheIA,
  title={The ischiocavernosus and bulbospongiosus muscles in mammalian penile rigidity.},
  author={Markus H Schmidt and Helmut H. Schmidt},
  journal={Sleep},
  year={1993},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={171-83}
}
The role of the perineal muscles in erection physiology is currently controversial. Specifically, confusion persists as to the function, if any, the ischiocavernosus (IC) and bulbospongiosus (BS) muscles possess in nonejaculatory erections. An extensive review of the evidence for and against such an erectile role across five orders of mammalian species… CONTINUE READING