Anatomy and Physiology of Gynecologic Pain

  • Marcel Renaer

Abstract

The lower abdominal wall and the anterior part of the vulva are innervated by mixed (motor and sensory) nerves originating from the ventral branches of L-l and L-2, i. e., the ilioinguinal, the iliohypogastric, and the genitocrural nerves. Dorsal rami derived from L-1 and L-2 (superior clunial nerves) innervate the region of the lower back, where pain sensations due to gynecologic causes are felt.

Keywords

Burning Chlor Corti Vaginitis 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marcel Renaer
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  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyLeuvenBelgium

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