pelvic ganglion

pelvic ganglion

n.
Any of the parasympathetic ganglia on either side of the pelvic plexus.
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Other techniques or approaches include nerve grafting (11), nerve reconstruction (12), pharmacological neuromodulation using immunophilins (13), neuroprotection using erythropoietin (14), electro-stimulation of the CN or pelvic ganglion (15), regulation of FK506-binding protein (16) and transferring of the herpes simplex virus vector (17).
The major pelvic ganglion and the CN, a distinct structure arising from the ganglion and running caudally along the prostate in a groove between the urethra and rectum, were detected as previously described (26).
Keast, "Testosterone and nerve growth factor have distinct but interacting effects on structure and neurotransmitter expression of adult pelvic ganglion cells in vitro," Neuroscience, vol.