hypogastric nerve


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hy·po·gas·tric nerve

[TA]
one of the two nerve trunks (right and left) that lead from the superior hypogastric plexus (presacral nerve) into the pelvis to join the inferior hypogastric plexuses.
Synonym(s): nervus hypogastricus [TA]

hy·po·gas·tric nerve

(hī'pō-gas'trik nĕrv) [TA]
One of the two nerve trunks (right and left) that lead from the superior hypogastric plexus into the pelvis to join the inferior hypogastric plexuses.
Synonym(s): nervus hypogastricus [TA] .

hypogastric

pertaining to the hypogastrium.

hypogastric nerve
see Table 14.
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The pelvic autonomic nerves, including the superior hypogastric nerves, the autonomic branches of S2-S4 autonomic branches, and the pelvic autonomic nerve plexus were identified and preserved.
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