pudendal

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Related to internal pudendal block: internal pudendal vein, Internal pudendal nerve

pudendal

 [pu-den´dal]
pertaining to or supplying the pudendum, such as pudendal nerves (see Appendix 3-5) or a pudendal block.

pu·den·dal

(pyū-den'dăl),
Relating to the external genitals.
Synonym(s): pudic

pudendal

[pu-den′dal]
pertaining to or supplying the pudendum, such as pudendal nerves or a pudendal block.

pu·den·dal

(pyū-den'dăl)
Relating to the external genitals.
Synonym(s): pudic.

pudendal

pertaining to the pudendum.

pudendal block
anesthesia produced by blocking the pudendal nerves, accomplished by injection of the local anesthetic into the tuberosity of the ischium.
pudendal fissure
see rima pudendi.
internal pudendal block
local nerve block used mostly for exteriorizing the bull's penis for examination or treatment. The hypodermic needle is introduced through the ischiorectal fossa and directed to the nerve by a hand in the rectum.
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