rhabdosphincter


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rhabdosphincter

 [rab´do-sfink″ter]
a sphincter consisting of striated muscle fibers.

rhab·do·sphinc·ter

(rab'dō-sfingk'tĕr),
A sphincter made up of striated musculature.
[rhabdo- + G. sphinktēr, sphincter]

rhabdosphincter

/rhab·do·sphinc·ter/ (-sfingk´ter) a sphincter consisting of striated muscle fibers.

rhabdosphincter

[rab′dōsfingk′tər]
a sphincter composed of striated muscle fibers.

rhabdosphincter

The voluntarily contractible part of the urethral sphincter.
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Posterior rhabdosphincter reconstruction during robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: Critical analysis of techniques and outcomes.
Influence of modified posterior reconstruction of the rhabdosphincter on early recovery of continence and anastomotic leakage rates after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy.
Transurethral ultrasound: evaluation of anatomy and function of the rhabdosphincter of the male urethra.
The role of the striated sphincter, the rhabdosphincter, has received little attention, despite the fact that it forms a muscular coat that surrounds the urethra ventrally and laterally.
When sufficient myoblasts and fibroblasts have been cultivated, the patient receives transurethral, ultrasound-guided injections of autologous fibroblasts into the urethral submucosa and myoblasts into the rhabdosphincter in an outpatient procedure.
99) The motor neurons innervating the rhabdosphincter exhibit unique neuroanatomic and neurochemical characteristics that offer possible therapeutic targets for pharmacologic intervention in the treatment of SUI.
The result is an increase in rhabdosphincter activity due to increased post-synaptic receptor stimulation.
The fibroblasts were injected into the urethral submucosa, whereas the myoblasts were implanted into the rhabdosphincter.
7] Despite techniques for posterior rhabdosphincter reconstruction (PR), limitations of the running monofilament reconstruction include loss of tension due to suture loosening.
Duloxetine hydrochloride stimulates motor neurons that cause the rhabdosphincter to contract and promotes urinary control during physical exertion.
Effect of Posterior Reconstruction of the Rhabdosphincter on Early PostoperativeContinence Following Robotic-assisted Radical Prostatectomy: A Comparison of Two Matched Groups.