presacral


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presacral

 [pre´sa-kral]
anterior to the sacrum.

pre·sa·cral

(prē-sā'krăl),
Anterior to or preceding the sacrum.
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Finally, tailgut cysts are congenital malformations in the presacral space and are a malformed remnant of the hindgut.
This represents an important criterion for a differential diagnosis in case of other cystic lesions of the presacral space.
Uterosacral ligament suspension could be performed vaginally, abdominally, laparoscopically, or robotically, and it suspends the apex of the vagina into the tissue of the presacral region and thus does not create any signification distortion of the vaginal axis.
[4] Therefore, the goal of surgical treatment is to excise the diseased tissue until the level of presacral fascia and to reduce the deepness of the gluteal fold that houses the problem to prevent recurrence.
That is why presacral neurectomy has long been mentioned as a method of pain relief for chronic pelvic pain.
However they were not intracranial but one was in the spine, one in the presacral region and the third in the thigh.3-5 To the best of our knowledge and literature review, we present the first reported case of an optic nerve schwannoma in a patient with NF 1.
The autonomic innervation of the testis is from the presacral ganglia of T10-12, meanwhile those from the epididymis and vas deferens are distributed to T10-L1 segments (18).
The sections cover hemorrhoidectomy, anal fistula, rectovaginal fistula, operations for fecal incontinence, perineal prolapse repair, sphincterotomy--lateral, presacral tumors, local excision of rectal carcinoma, rectocele, muscle flaps, and anal and pilonidal flaps.
Grade Signal from Nucleus and Inner Distinction Between Fibers of Annulus Inner and Outer Fibers of Annulus at Posterior Aspect of Disc 1 Uniformly hyperintense, Distinct equal to CSF 2 Hyperintense (>presacral fat Distinct and <CSF) [+ or -] hypointense intranuclear cleft 3 Hyperintense though < presacral fat Distinct 4 Mildly hyperintense (slightly > Indistinct outer fibers of annulus) 5 Hypointense (=outer fibers Indistinct of annulus) 6 Hypointense Indistinct 7 Hypointense Indistinct 8 Hypointense Indistinct Grade Height of Disc 1 Normal 2 Normal 3 Normal 4 Normal 5 Normal 6 <30% reduction in disc height 7 30%-60% reduction in disc height 8 >60% reduction in disc height * Grades 1, 2, and 3 are based on the signal intensity of the nucleus and inner fibers of annulus.
The imaging study evaluation with an MRI of the spine revealed a soft tissue intracanalar epidural mass located from L5 to S4, which extended through multiple sacral neural foramina to the presacral space.
This further confirmed the necrotizing fasciitis (Figures 2(a) and 2(b)) but also identified a collection in the presacral space (Figure 3) that communicated to the left leg through the left sciatic notch, which is consistent with an AL.