detrusor


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Related to detrusor: detrusor areflexia, detrusor instability, detrusor overactivity, detrusor hyperreflexia

detrusor

 [de-troo´ser]
1. a body part that pushes down, such as a muscle.
2. pertaining to the detrusor muscle of the bladder; see anatomic Table of Muscles in the Appendices.

de·tru·sor

(dē-trū'sŏr),
1. A muscle that has the action of expelling a substance.
2.
[L. detrudo, to drive away]

detrusor

/de·tru·sor/ (de-troo´ser) [L.]
1. a body part that pushes down.
2. detrusor urinae (detrusor muscle of the bladder).

de·tru·sor

(dĕ-trū'sŏr)
A muscle that has the action of expelling a substance.
[L. detrudo, to drive away]

detrusor

1. Any entity that pushes down.
2. The muscle of the bladder.

Detrusor

Muscle of the bladder wall.
Mentioned in: Cystometry

detrusor

a general term for a muscle that expresses a substance. The detrusor muscle of the bladder squeezes urine towards the outlet.
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Characterization of the 5HT receptor potentiating neuromuscular cholinergic transmission in strips of human isolated detrusor muscle.
Inhibition of the muscarinic receptors in the urinary bladder results in decreased urinary bladder contraction, increased residual urine volume, and decreased detrusor muscle pressure.
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