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Gross and Laparoscopic Anatomy of the Lower Urinary Tract and Pelvis

  • Bastian Amend
  • Arnulf Stenzl
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Part of the Springer Specialist Surgery Series book series (SPECIALIST)

Abstract

An overview of the gross and laparoscopic anatomy of the lower urinary tract should summarize both long-standing anatomic knowledge and current scientific findings. In few fields has the anatomic understanding grown as much as in urology, especially concerning the anatomy of the lower urinary tract. Whereas the gross anatomy is already well known, now research is increasingly contributing to our understanding of the microscopic level.

Keywords

Pudendal Nerve Endopelvic Fascia External Urethral Sphincter Inferior Hypogastric Plexus Deferent Duct 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bastian Amend
    • 1
  • Arnulf Stenzl
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of UrologyUniversity Hospital, University of TuebingenTuebingenGermany

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