bulbocavernosus


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Related to bulbocavernosus: Bulbocavernosus Reflex
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bul·bo·cav·er·no·sus

n. bulbocavernoso, localizado siguiendo la espina dorsal.
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Characterization of the spinal nucleus of the bulbocavernosus neuromuscular system in male mice lacking androgen receptor in the nervous system.
Neurological examination consists of: Cranial nerve, GCS, Motor and Sensory function, Reflexes, Rectal tone, Bulbocavernosus Reflex, Incontinence (Loss of control of bladder, bowel).
perineal sensation, bulbocavernosus reflex, rectal sphincter tone, and
The muscle atrophy found in the ischiocavernosus and bulbocavernosus muscles further weakens the ability to provide rigidity and strength for the penile erection (Lavoisier et al.
Six key structures may be involved in perineal injury: the anorectal mucosa, internal anal sphincter, external anal sphincter, vaginal wall and perineal skin, bulbocavernosus muscle, and transverse perineal muscles.
The spinal nucleus of the bulbocavernosus (SNB) is a male-specific, sexually dimorphic nucleus in the lumbosacral spinal cord (L5--S1 level) that innervates perineal striated muscles attached to the base of the penis.
In spinal bulbocavernosus (BC) motoneurons, combined treatment with both testosterone and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is more effective than treatment with either compound alone in the maintenance of androgen receptor immunoreactivity.
The contraction of pelvic or bulbocavernosus muscle might increase the pressure inside the fistula and further caused the content of the fistula to overflow.
Physical examination is performed with emphasis on the neurological evaluation assessing the S2-S4 spinal segments, including anal sphincter tone, perineal sensation in the S2-S4 segments and bulbocavernosus reflex.
Brain sites projecting to the spinal nucleus of the bulbocavernosus.
Evaluation of rectal tone and the presence of the bulbocavernosus reflex are included in the initial neurologic evaluation.