The neurophysiology of micturition: a clinical study of 550 patients.

@article{Blaivas1982TheNO,
  title={The neurophysiology of micturition: a clinical study of 550 patients.},
  author={Jerry G. Blaivas},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1982},
  volume={127 5},
  pages={958-63}
}
Detailed urodynamic and neurologic evaluation of 550 patients was reviewed with the intention of shedding light on the understanding of the neurophysiologic pathways involved in micturition. On the basis of our data the following conclusions were made: 1) normal micturition is a brain stem reflex rather than a simple sacral reflex, 2) interruption of this… CONTINUE READING