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Summary: The lumbar and sacral plexuses taken together. The fibers of the lumbosacral plexus originate in the lumbar and upper sacral spinal cord (L1 to S3) and innervate the lower extremities.
Publications177 found, 100 shown here
- Predictive factors for successful sacral nerve stimulation in the treatment of faecal incontinence: a 10-year cohort analysisT C Dudding
Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
Colorectal Dis 10:249-56. 2008..Sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) is an established treatment for faecal incontinence. We aimed to identify specific factors that could predict the outcome of temporary and permanent stimulation...
- Pediatric pelvic fracturesCandice P Holden
Department of Orthopedics, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE, USA
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:172-7. 2007..Other complications include myositis ossificans and neurologic deficits secondary to sciatic, femoral, and/or lumbosacral plexus nerve injuries.
- Current and future techniques of neuromodulation for bladder dysfunctionNeil D Sherman
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, MSB 534, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
Curr Urol Rep 8:448-54. 2007..Currently, most patients considered for implantation with a neuromodulator are those unresponsive to other conservative treatments for bladder dysfunction...
- An anatomical study of the lumbosacral plexus as related to the minimally invasive transpsoas approach to the lumbar spineDavid M Benglis
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
J Neurosurg Spine 10:139-44. 2009..The authors sought to better understand the location of the lumbar contribution of the lumbosacral plexus relative to the disc spaces encountered when performing the minimally invasive transpsoas approach, also ..
- An anatomic study of the lumbar plexus with respect to retroperitoneal endoscopic surgeryTakatomo Moro
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fukushima Medical University, School of Medicine, Fukushima City, Japan
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:423-8; discussion 427-8. 2003..The distribution of the lumbar plexus was analyzed using cadavers...
- Metastatic multicentric neurofibrosarcoma of the lumbosacral plexus in a cowE A Sartin
Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849 5519, USA
Vet Pathol 33:362-5. 1996A metastatic multicentric neurofibrosarcoma of the lumbosacral plexus in an adult cow is described...
- The lumbosacral plexus: anatomic considerations for minimally invasive retroperitoneal transpsoas approachPatrick Guerin
Laboratoire d Anatomie Médico Chirurgicale Appliquée Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33000, Bordeaux, France
Surg Radiol Anat 34:151-7. 2012..The second objective was to compare our observations with previous anatomical studies concerning the transpsoas approach...
- National trends in the usage and success of sacral nerve test stimulationAnne P Cameron
Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5330, USA
J Urol 185:970-5. 2011..The goal of this analysis was to identify the national sacral neuromodulation test phase success rate and patient factors that contribute to success...
- Surgical treatment of lumbosacral plexus injuriesEva Maria Lang
Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, Albert Ludwig Universität, Freiburg, Germany
J Neurosurg Spine 1:64-71. 2004The purpose of this study was to analyze therapeutic possibilities and clinical outcomes in patients with lumbosacral plexus injuries to develop surgical concepts of treatment.
- The relationship between subjective and objective assessments of sacral neuromodulation effectiveness in patients with urgency-frequencyKenneth M Peters
Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
Neurourol Urodyn 27:775-8. 2008....
- Lumbosacral plexus injury and brachial plexus injury following prolonged compressionChung Lan Kao
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
J Chin Med Assoc 69:543-8. 2006..compartment syndrome that developed after prolonged compression, with the complication of concomitant lumbosacral plexus injury and brachial plexus injury, which is rarely reported in the literature...
- Lumbar plexus and psoas major muscle: not always as expectedLukas Kirchmair
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:109-14. 2008..The present study was carried out to detect anatomical variants regarding the topographical relation between the lumbar plexus and the psoas major muscle as well as lumbar plexus anatomy at the L4-L5 level...
- Posterior lumbar plexus block: anatomy, approaches, and techniquesImad T Awad
Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:143-9. 2005..The original description has been modified several times based on advances in technology, localization, and imaging techniques. This review provides an overview of the history, anatomy, and techniques described to perform this block...
- Clinical prospects for transplantation of OECs in the repair of brachial and lumbosacral plexus injuries: opening a doorGeoffrey Raisman
Spinal Repair Unit, Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, UCL Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, London, UK
Exp Neurol 229:168-73. 2011..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: Understanding olfactory ensheathing glia and their prospect for nervous system repair...
- Short-term results of bilateral S2-S4 sacral neuromodulation for the treatment of refractory interstitial cystitis, painful bladder syndrome, and chronic pelvic painNasim Zabihi
The Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:553-7. 2008..SF-36 scores did not improve significantly. In refractory patients, bilateral caudal epidural sacral neuromodulation is another possible mode of treatment, which appears to improve both pelvic pain and voiding symptoms...
- In with the new, out with the old? Comparison of two approaches for psoas compartment blockStephen Mannion
MRCPI, FCARCSI, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
Anesth Analg 101:259-64, table of contents. 2005..05). No differences were found in PCB procedure time, pain scores, 24-h morphine consumption, or time to first morphine analgesia...
- [Lumbar plexopathy secondary to pelvic hydatid cyst]J I Martín-Serradilla
Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital General de Palencia Rio Carrion, Palencia, 34005, Espana
Rev Neurol 34:944-9. 2002..On rare occasions hydatid cysts give rise to peripheral neurological manifestations...
- Primary pelvic hydatid cyst: an unusual cause of sciatica and foot dropF O Hassan
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jordan University Hospital, Amman, Jordan
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:230-232. 2001..A case report of primary pelvic hydatid cyst causing sciatica and foot drop...
- Sacral nerve stimulation in fecal incontinenceOle O Rasmussen
Department of Surgery D, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Herlev, Denmark
Dis Colon Rectum 47:1158-62; discussion 1162-3. 2004..The effect of sacral nerve stimulation was studied in 45 patients with fecal incontinence...
- Outcome and cost analysis of sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinenceF H Hetzer
Division of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
Br J Surg 93:1411-7. 2006..The technique is expensive, and no cost analysis is currently available. The aim of this study was to assess clinical outcome and analyse cost-effectiveness...
- Permanent sacral nerve modulation for fecal incontinence and associated urinary disturbancesDonato F Altomare
Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, General Surgery and Liver Transplantation Units, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
Int J Colorectal Dis 19:203-9. 2004..This new therapeutic approach offers new possibilities in the treatment of fecal incontinence (FI) by means of its possible effects on anorectal physiology...
- Preliminary results of sacral neuromodulation in 23 childrenMitchell R Humphreys
Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
J Urol 176:2227-31. 2006....
- Sacral neuromodulation for refractory lower urinary tract dysfunction: results of a nationwide registry in SwitzerlandThomas M Kessler
Department of Urology, University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Eur Urol 51:1357-63. 2007..To assess the efficacy and safety of sacral neuromodulation (SNM) in patients with refractory lower urinary tract dysfunction in Switzerland based on a nationwide registry...
- Update on sacral neuromodulation: indications and outcomesMagdy Hassouna
Toronto Western Hospital, MP 8 306, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON M5T 2S8, Canada
Curr Urol Rep 4:391-8. 2003..The outcomes of the most recent studies and trials dealing with SNS are presented. An overview of the most recent techniques used for neuromodulation is detailed...
- Neurophysiological evidence may predict the outcome of sacral neuromodulationS Malaguti
Spinal Unit, Ospedale Magenta, Italy
J Urol 170:2323-6. 2003..Somatosensory evoked potentials (SEPs) of the pudendal and posterior tibial nerves were evaluated in patients implanted with a monolateral permanent quadripolar electrode...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence in the UKM E D Jarrett
Department of Physiology, St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3UJ, UK
Br J Surg 91:755-61. 2004..Sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) is an effective therapy for faecal incontinence. Published studies derive largely from single centres and there is a need to determine the broader applicability of this procedure...
- Sacral nerve neuromodulation in patients with cardiac pacemakersPatricia A Wallace
Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:94.e1-3. 2007..The objective of the study was to describe our experience using sacral nerve neuromodulation for urinary urgency, frequency, and urge incontinence in patients with cardiac pacemakers...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for neurogenic faecal incontinenceB Holzer
Department of Surgery, Danube Hospital, Sozialmedizinisches Zentrum Ost, Vienna, Austria
Br J Surg 94:749-53. 2007..Sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) has emerged as a promising technique for the treatment of faecal incontinence. This study assessed the outcome of SNS in a cohort of patients with incontinence of neurological aetiology...
- Sacral nerve neuromodulation for the treatment of lower bowel motility disordersNicholas J Kenefick
St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:617-23. 2006....
- Improvement in depression and health-related quality of life after sacral nerve stimulation therapy for treatment of voiding dysfunctionAnurag K Das
Center for Neuro urology and Continence, Division of Urology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
Urology 64:62-8. 2004..S. study centers. The subjects were part of a large international, multicenter, randomized clinical trial on the safety and efficacy of sacral nerve stimulation for the treatment of refractory voiding dysfunction...
- Sacral neuromodulation: long-term experience of one centerMostafa M Elhilali
Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Urology 65:1114-7. 2005....
- Sacral nerve stimulation can be successful in patients with ultrasound evidence of external anal sphincter disruptionPhilip Conaghan
Department of Surgery, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, England
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1610-4. 2005..This study was designed to determine whether patients with fecal incontinence and endoanal ultrasound evidence of anal sphincter disruption may be successfully treated by sacral nerve stimulation...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence following surgery for rectal prolapse repair: a multicenter studyMichael E D Jarrett
Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, London, England
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1243-8. 2005..This multicenter, prospective study assessed the use of sacral nerve stimulation for this indication...
- Sacral neuromodulation in treatment of fecal incontinence following anterior resection and chemoradiation for rectal cancerCarlo Ratto
Department of Clinica Chirurgica, Catholic University, 00168 Rome, Italy
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1027-36. 2005..Treatment is controversial. Assessment of fecal incontinence in patients who agreed to integrate treatment for rectal cancer and treatment with sacral neuromodulation are reported...
- Sacral neuromodulation for urinary retention in a kidney-transplant patientErvin Kocjancic
Ospedale Maggiore della Carita, University of Novara, Novara, Italy
Urol Int 75:187-8. 2005..Sacral neuromodulation was successfully used in functional voiding dysfunction in a kidney transplant patient. This is the first case to be reported in the literature...
- Sacral nerve stimulation: Interstim therapyFrederick Peeren
University Hospital Gent, Department of Urology, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
Expert Rev Med Devices 2:253-8. 2005..This article gives a brief review on the indications, mechanisms of action and possible complications of this technique. Furthermore, new evolutions in the domain of sacral nerve modulation are discussed...
- Sacral neuromodulation; does it affect colonic transit time in patients with faecal incontinence?O Uludag
University Hospital Maastricht, Department of General Surgery PO Box 5800 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
Colorectal Dis 8:318-22. 2006..A concomitant effect on bowel function was observed leading to the treatment of faecal incontinence with SNM. In this study we describe the effect of SNM on bowel frequency and (segmental) colonic transit time...
- Video-assisted sacral nerve stimulationF H Hetzer
Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
Tech Coloproctol 10:121-3; discussion 123-4. 2006..However, infection rates are as high as 20% and can result in removal of the expensive device. We present a new video-assisted technique minimizing the risk of infection...
- Effects of sacral neuromodulation on female sexual functionRachel N Pauls
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Good Samaritan Hospital, 375 Dixmyth Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, 45220, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:391-5. 2007..In conclusion, sacral neuromodulation may improve sexual frequency and sexual function scores in subjects with urgency frequency and urge incontinence...
- Sacral nerve stimulation: an emerging treatment for faecal incontinenceJoe J Tjandra
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital and Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
ANZ J Surg 74:1098-106. 2004..Randomized clinical trials like that of the Melbourne trial will further clarify the role and indications of sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence...
- [Use of permanent electrodes in the peripheral nerve evaluation test (PNE-Test) in comparison to conventional wire electrodes]C Seif
Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Klinik für Urologie und Kinderurologie, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel
Aktuelle Urol 37:277-80. 2006..In this study we compared the two different techniques used in our department (implantation of the permanent neurostimulation electrodes, the so-called "two-stage-implantation" vs. conventional PNE)...
- Long-term results of sacral neuromodulation for women with urinary retentionRanan Dasgupta
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Department of Uro Neurology, Queen Square, London, UK
BJU Int 94:335-7. 2004..OBJECTIVE ; To review the long-term results of sacral nerve stimulation in the treatment of women with Fowler's syndrome, over a 6-year period at one tertiary referral centre...
- Parameters of successful sacral root neuromodulation of the pelvic floor: a retrospective studyA Bin Mahfooz
Division of Urology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Can J Urol 11:2303-8. 2004..Neuromodulation of the pelvic floor (InterStim) is a relatively new technique in the field of urology. We present our observations for effective neuromodulation on our patient population...
- Use of chronic sacral nerve stimulation in neurological voiding disordersA Lavano
Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, G Salvatore, Faculty of Medicine, Magna Graecia, University of Catanzaro, Italy
J Neurosurg Sci 48:157-9. 2004..Nowadays they can be treated with Sacral Nerve Stimulation (SNS), even if clinical experiences reported in literature are still limited...
- [Peripheral nerve evaluation:indications, technique and results]S Arlandis Guzmán
Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Valencia
Actas Urol Esp 27:491-500. 2003....
- Chronic sacral spinal nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence: long-term results with foramen and cuff electrodesK E Matzel
Department of Surgery, , Erlangen, Germany
Dis Colon Rectum 44:59-66. 2001..Two different operative approaches can be applied effectively...
- Sacral neurostimulation for urinary retention: 10-year experience from one UK centreSoumendra N Datta
Department of Uro Neurology, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, UK
BJU Int 101:192-6. 2008....
- Reprogramming requirements after sacral nerve stimulator implantation: correlation with preoperative indicationKelly M Maxwell
Department of Urology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Urol 179:549-51. 2008..We determined overall reprogramming requirements following nerve stimulator implantation and whether requirements vary based on preoperative indication...
- Normalization of substance P levels in rectal mucosa of patients with faecal incontinence treated successfully by sacral nerve stimulationM L Gooneratne
Gastrointestinal Physiology Unit, Centre for Academic Surgery, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
Br J Surg 95:477-83. 2008..Sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) may improve faecal incontinence by modulating rectal sensation. This study measured changes in the peripheral expression of various neural epitopes in response to SNS...
- Sacral nerve stimulation can improve continence in patients with Crohn's disease with internal and external anal sphincter disruptionVeronique Vitton
Service de Gastroenterologie, Hopital Nord, Chemin des Bourrely, 13915, Marseille, Cedex 20, France
Dis Colon Rectum 51:924-7. 2008..This study was designed to assess the efficiency of sacral nerve stimulation as a means of treating fecal incontinence in patients with Crohn's disease with disrupted internal and external anal sphincters...
- Sacral nerve stimulation in patients after rectal resection--preliminary reportBrigitte Holzer
Surgical Department, Danube Hospital SMZ Ost, Vienna, Austria
J Gastrointest Surg 12:921-5. 2008..The purpose of this study was to gain more information for this selected indication for sacral nerve stimulation through a nationwide survey...
- Editorial comment re: Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence and constipation in adults: a short version Cochrane reviewChristine Norton
Neurourol Urodyn 27:154. 2008
- Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence and constipation in adults: a short version Cochrane reviewG Mowatt
Neurourol Urodyn 27:155-61. 2008..If conservative treatment fails, one option is sacral nerve stimulation (SNS), a minimally invasive technique allowing modulation of the nerves and muscles of the pelvic floor and hindgut...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinenceJ M O'Riordan
Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
Ir J Med Sci 177:117-9. 2008..Sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) is a relatively new treatment modality, which offers patients a potential for improved continence...
- [Indications and results of sacral nerve stimulation in faecal incontinence]S Stelzner
Klinik für Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Krankenhaus Dresden Friedrichstadt, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Technischen Universität Dresden
Zentralbl Chir 133:135-41. 2008..Patient selection has evolved from strict criteria to a more liberal approach, since temporary testing reliably predicts the efficacy of permanent stimulation in FI of various aetiologies...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence: external anal sphincter defect vs. intact anal sphincterMiranda K Y Chan
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Epworth Hospital, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 51:1015-24; discussion 1024-5. 2008..This prospective study was designed to assess the effectiveness of sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence in patients with external anal sphincter defect and to evaluate its efficacy regarding presence and size of sphincter defect...
- Medium-term experience of sacral neuromodulation by tined lead implantationAnco C Van Voskuilen
Department of Urology, Academisch Ziekenhuis Maastricht, Maastricht, the Netherlands and Medtronic Europe S A, Tolochenaz, Switzerland
BJU Int 99:107-10. 2007..To describe patient selection for sacral neuromodulation, also known as Interstim therapy, and the results of tined-lead implantation in the medium term...
- Is a morphologically intact anal sphincter necessary for success with sacral nerve modulation in patients with faecal incontinence?J Melenhorst
Department of Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Colorectal Dis 10:257-62. 2008..There is evidence that SNM can be performed in patients with faecal incontinence and an anal sphincter defect...
- Medium-term results of permanent sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinenceN J Kenefick
Physiology Department, St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3UJ, UK
Br J Surg 89:896-901. 2002..Sacral nerve stimulation may provide a good functional outcome with minimal morbidity. This paper reports the experience in a single centre over 5 years...
- The role of electrodiagnostic techniques in the reprogramming of patients with a delayed suboptimal response to sacral nerve stimulationMary T McLennan
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, St Louis University, 6420 Clayton Rd, Suite 290, St Louis, MO 63117, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:98-103. 2003..Our findings suggest that electrodiagnostic monitoring may help to direct future therapy in this group of patients who currently present a management challenge...
- Sacral neuromodulation as a functional treatment of bladder overactivityJ R Vignes
Department of Neurorehabilitation, CHU Pellegrin, Bordeaux, France
Acta Neurochir Suppl 97:315-22. 2007..The application of this technique should be combined with careful follow-up and attentive adjustments of the stimulation parameters in order to optimize the coordination of activity between the neurological systems involved...
- Sacral neuromodulation in the treatment of defecation disordersC Ratto
Department of Clinica Chirurgica, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
Acta Neurochir Suppl 97:341-50. 2007....
- Control of leg-powered paraplegic cycling using stimulation of the lumbo-sacral anterior spinal nerve rootsTim A Perkins
Implanted Devices Group, Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, University College, London, WC1E 6JA, UK
IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 10:158-64. 2002..We propose that root stimulation for leg cycling exercise may be a practicable and valuable function for paraplegics following spinal cord injury...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence due to systemic sclerosisN J Kenefick
St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
Gut 51:881-3. 2002..The aetiology is multifactorial. Conventional treatment is often unsuccessful. Sacral nerve stimulation is a new effective treatment for resistant faecal incontinence...
- [Sacral nerve stimulation, an effective treatment for fecal incontinence]Julien Vaucher
Service de Chirurgie Viscerale, CHUV, 1005 Lausanne
Rev Med Suisse 3:1643-6. 2007..Improved continence of more than 50% is frequently encountered and quality of life is significantly improved after implantation. SNS is a minimal-invasive technique, with very few risks of complications...
- Predictive factors for sacral neuromodulation in chronic lower urinary tract dysfunctionW A Scheepens
Department of Urology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Urology 60:598-602. 2002..The advantageous effect of sacral neuromodulation depends on the accurate identification of suitable candidates during the preimplantation PNE...
- Bilateral sacral spinal nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence after low anterior rectum resectionKlaus E Matzel
Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Maximiliansplatz, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Int J Colorectal Dis 17:430-4. 2002..We report a patient with fecal incontinence after surgery for rectal carcinoma in whom a dual-channel, individually programmable, pulse generator permitted implantation of neurostimulation electrodes bilaterally...
- Sacral neuromodulation in the older womanSarah E McAchran
Center for Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:735-44. 2007....
- Subcutaneous tunneling of the temporary testing electrode significantly improves the success rate of subchronic sacral nerve modulation (SNM)Karl Dietrich Sievert
Department of Urology, University of Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
World J Urol 25:607-12. 2007....
- Sacral neuromodulation as an effective treatment for refractory pelvic floor dysfunctionSherif Aboseif
Department of Urology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Los Angeles, California, USA
Urology 60:52-6. 2002..Conservative therapy rarely results in a durable cure of patients, and various surgical procedures have significant side effects and less than optimal results...
- [Clinical Results of PNE Tests in 70 Patients with Different Bladder Dysfunctions]P M Braun
Universitatsklinikum Kiel, Klinik für Urologie, Kiel, Germany
Aktuelle Urol 34:162-5. 2003..Moreover, we analysed the diagnostic characteristics of those patients who had positive PNE test results and could thus receive a chronic sacral neuromodulator...
- A review of approaches and techniques for lower extremity nerve blocksQuang Hieu De Tran
Department of Anesthesia, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Can J Anaesth 54:922-34. 2007..The purpose of this narrative review is to summarize the evidence derived from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) regarding approaches and techniques for lower extremity nerve blocks...
- Plasma prilocaine and mepivacaine concentrations after combined lumbosacral plexus blockH Kaiser
Department of Anaesthesiology, St Marien and St Annastiftskrankenhaus, Ludwigshafen, FRG
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 36:689-91. 1992..21 mg/ml) and in two of the nine patients of the mepivacaine+ornipressin group (maximum value 8.61 micrograms/ml)...
- Sciatica of nondisc origin and piriformis syndrome: diagnosis by magnetic resonance neurography and interventional magnetic resonance imaging with outcome study of resulting treatmentAaron G Filler
Institute for Spinal Disorders, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
J Neurosurg Spine 2:99-115. 2005....
- [Reconstruction of quadriceps femoris muscle function with muscle transfer]H Fansa
Klinik für Plastische, Wiederherstellungs und Asthetische Chirurgie, Handchirurgie, Klinikum Mitte, Bielefeld
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 42:233-8. 2010..Nerve palsy was caused by direct lesion, traction, hematoma after collapse, lesion of lumbosacral plexus and an unclear muscle dystrophy. Indication for muscle transfer was due to long standing muscle paresis...
- Sciatica caused by pseudomyxoma peritoneiHung Lin Lin
Department of Neurosurgery, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, R O C
J Chin Med Assoc 72:39-41. 2009Many etiologies may cause sciatica, and intra-abdominal masses usually affect the lumbosacral plexus by local invasion or distal metastases...
- [Neurological damage in pelvic injuries: a continuous prospective series of 50 pelvic injuries treated with an iliosacral lag screw]J Tonetti
Service d Orthopedie Traumatologie, Hopital Michallon, BP 217X, 38043 Grenoble Cedex 09
Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 90:122-31. 2004The purpose of this study was to analyze lesions to the lumbosacral plexus related to pelvic injury and its treatment.
- [Neurosurgical treatment of pain]Eugen Slavik
Klinicki centar Srbije, Beograd, Institut za neurohirurgiju
Med Pregl 59:450-5. 2006..Surgical treatment of chronic pain includes destructive procedures (neurectomy, rhizotomy, sympathectomy), often referred to as ablative, and accompanied by high morbidity and mortality rates...
- [Lumbosacral plexopathy as a form of presentation of an aneurysm of the iliac artery]F Delgado-García
Seccion de Neurologia, Hospital Juan Ramon Jimenez, Huelva, Espana
Rev Neurol 28:1072-4. 1999..One of the less common causes of this is aneurysm of the iliac artery. However, 13% of the patients with this disorder initially have symptoms of plexus irritation or deficit...
- Non-diabetic lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathy: natural history, outcome and comparison with the diabetic varietyP J Dyck
Peripheral Neuropathy Research Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Brain 124:1197-207. 2001..Both disorders are a lumbosacral plexus neuropathy associated with weight loss, often beginning focally or asymmetrically in the thigh or leg but ..
- Evidence for asymmetric distribution of sciatic nerve endometriosisPaolo Vercellini
First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milano, Milan, Italy
Obstet Gynecol 102:383-7. 2003..To investigate if a lateral asymmetry exists in the distribution of endometriotic lesions of the sciatic nerve...
- Nerve injuries after neuraxial anaesthesia and their medicolegal implicationsCynthia A Wong
Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:367-81. 2010..Palsies of the femoral, obturator, sciatic, common peroneal nerves and lumbosacral plexus have also been reported...
- Continuous psoas compartment block for postoperative analgesia after total hip arthroplasty: new landmarks, technical guidelines, and clinical evaluationXavier Capdevila
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Lapeyronie University Hospital, 371 Avenue du Doyen Gaston Giraud, 34295 Montpellier Cedex, France
Anesth Analg 94:1606-13, table of contents. 2002..Amounts of rescue analgesia were also recorded. Sensory blockade of the principal branches of the lumbosacral plexus was noted at 1 and 24 h, as were adverse events related to the technique...
- Risk factors for lumbosacral plexus palsy related to pelvic fractureYoshihisa Sugimoto
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe Red Cross Hospital, Chuo Ku, Kobe City, Hyogo, Japan
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:963-6. 2010..A retrospective study...
- Laterally extended endopelvic resection. Novel surgical treatment of locally recurrent cervical carcinoma involving the pelvic side wallMichael Hockel
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Gynecol Oncol 91:369-77. 2003..These patients, suffering from the most common situation of local failure, have so far no longer been considered for curative therapy...
- Percutaneous arterial interventional treatment of exercise-induced neurogenic intermittent claudication due to ischaemia of the lumbosacral plexusWalter A Wohlgemuth
Clinic of Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology, Klinikum Augsburg, Germany
J Neurol 249:988-92. 2002..syndrome of exercise-induced neurogenic intermittent claudication due to a reversible ischaemia of the lumbosacral plexus during walking accompanied by transient neurologic deficits...
- An unusual case of footdrop: anterior disc herniation mimicking a nerve sheath tumorHoward B Levene
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
Neurosurgery 66:E419-20; discussion E420. 2010..Usually, the herniated disc is described as being at the lateral edge of the neural foramen. Herniated discs that lodge beyond this location need to be included in the differential of retroperitoneal lesions impinging on nerve roots...
- Prevalence and distribution of peripheral nerve injuries in victims of Bam earthquakeM N Ahrari
Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 46:59-62. 2006..Almost all of the buildings were destroyed and all the people became houseless. In this study, 156 patients with peripheral nerve lesion (PNL) were assessed for their injuries...
- Diabetic and non-diabetic lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathyMinal J Bhanushali
Departments of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
Neurol India 56:420-5. 2008..In this paper, we review the clinical and diagnostic features as well as discuss recent insights and treatment strategies along with our experience in the management of patients with diabetic and non-diabetic LRPN...
- Retroperitoneal hemangiosarcoma causing chronic hindlimb lameness in a dogJ C Jones
Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Phase II, Duck Pond Drive, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0442, USA
Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 20:335-9. 2007..tomography revealed that the mass involved the left margin of the L7 vertebra, lumbosacral canal, and lumbosacral plexus. At surgery, a large retroperitoneal haematoma was removed...
- Lumbosacral plexopathy after dual kidney transplantationS S Dhillon
Department of Internal Medicine, St Elizabeth Health Center, Youngstown, OH, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 36:1045-8. 2000..It involves more vascular reconstruction. This may predispose the lumbosacral plexus to ischemic injury...
- Lumbosacral plexus in Hoxa9 knockout mice with special reference to their nerve variations identified according to whether they were interphenotypic or intergenotypic differencesJ Hashimoto
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Yamagata University, Japan
Kaibogaku Zasshi 74:609-30. 1999The lumbosacral plexus in specific Hox gene mutant mice originating from C57bl/60, i.e...
- Anatomical variations of lumbosacral plexusViktor Matejcik
Department of Neurosurgery, Derer s Faculty Hospital, Comenius University, Limbova 5, 833 05, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Surg Radiol Anat 32:409-14. 2010Deviations detected during spinal operations have motivated us to start research related to variations of lumbosacral plexus formation...
- Treatment of diabetic and nondiabetic lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathyPariwat Thaisetthawatkul
Peripheral Nerve Research Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
Curr Treat Options Neurol 12:95-9. 2010..neuropathy (LRPN) is a multifocal, asymmetric, painful neuropathic disorder affecting multiple levels of lumbosacral plexus, nerve roots, and distal nerves that emerge from the plexus...
- Total en bloc spondylectomy of the lower lumbar spine: a surgical techniques of combined posterior-anterior approachNorio Kawahara
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:74-82. 2011..Ten patients with a spinal tumor of the lower lumbar spine underwent total en bloc spondylectomy (TES) by combined posterior-anterior approach. The oncological and neurologic results are analyzed...
- Intermittent claudication due to ischaemia of the lumbosacral plexusW A Wohlgemuth
Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Zentralklinikum Augsburg, Stenglinstrasse 2, 86156 Augsburg, Germany
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 67:793-5. 1999The distinct clinical syndrome of exercise induced ischaemia of the lumbosacral plexus is not a widely known cause for intermittent claudication...
- Topographic relations between the neural and ligamentous structures of the lumbosacral junction: in-vitro investigationH Kleihues
Department of Orthopedics, Ev Waldkrankenhaus Spandau, Stadtrandstrasse 555, 13589 Berlin, Germany
Eur Spine J 10:124-32. 2001..damage, we examined anatomic specimens to determine the course and neighboring relationships of the lumbosacral plexus, especially in relation to pelvivertebragenic ligamentous connections...
- Adenocarcinoma of the prostate involving the lumbosacral plexus: MRI evidence to support direct perineural spreadMarie Noëlle Hébert-Blouin
Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Gonda 8S 214, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1567-76. 2010Prostate adenocarcinoma, which may recur despite aggressive treatment, has the potential to spread to the lumbosacral plexus. This intraneural involvement is not widely known and is thought to be from direct perineural spread...
- [Research progress on three-dimensional reconstruction and visualization of peripheral nerve]Gaohong Ren
Department of Traumatic Orthopeadics, Nanfang Hospital, Nanfang Medical University, Guangzhou Guangdong, 510515, P R China
Zhongguo Xiu Fu Chong Jian Wai Ke Za Zhi 23:239-44. 2009..To review the research progress on the three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction and visualization of peripheral nerve...
- Naturally occurring multiple perineuriomas in a chicken (Gallus domesticus)A Ochi
Laboratory of Comparative Pathology, Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060 0818, Japan
Vet Pathol 45:685-9. 2008..cylindrical enlargements and yellow discoloration of multiple peripheral nerves, including nerves of the lumbosacral plexus, brachial plexus, and spinal ganglia...
- Electrical stimulation of denervated musclesAysegul Cakmak
Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Turkey
Disabil Rehabil 26:432-3. 2004In this report, the 3-year rehabilitation of a 43-year-old male patient, who have pelvic 'open book' fracture, urinary bladder and urethral injury, lumbosacral plexus avulsion trauma and right lower extremity monoparesis is explained.
- Safety and Efficacy of Nerve Rerouting for Treating Neurogenic Bladder in Spina BKenneth M Peters; Fiscal Year: 2010..Dr. Xiao, in China, developed a new procedure to rewire the nerves affecting the bladder, and this project aims to scientifically establish the safety and effectiveness of the surgical procedure. ..
- Beaumont Interstitial Cystitis Clinical Research NetworkKenneth Peters; Fiscal Year: 2007..Adverse events and complications will be monitored. Ancillary studies as agreed upon by the ICCRN will be carried out in conjunction with the clinical trial. ..
- Perineural Anesthetic Infusion After Joint ReplacementBRIAN ILFELD; Fiscal Year: 2006..Secondary outcomes include the relationship between analgesic technique administered in the immediate postoperative period and subsequent pain, stiffness and functional disability. ..
- Cross-sensitization in the pelvis and neurogenic bladderAnna P Malykhina; Fiscal Year: 2010..Uncovering of these mechanisms will lead to the development of new therapeutic protocols that can be used to alleviate the chronic pelvic pain in patients with genitourinary and gastrointestinal disorders. ..
- Cross-sensitization in the pelvis and neurogenic bladderANNA MALYKHINA; Fiscal Year: 2009..Uncovering of these mechanisms will lead to the development of new therapeutic protocols that can be used to alleviate the chronic pelvic pain in patients with genitourinary and gastrointestinal disorders. ..
- Assessment of Altered Function in Diabetic BladderFirouz Daneshgari; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Localized Bioimpedance in Neuromuscular DiseaseSEWARD RUTKOVE; Fiscal Year: 2006..As part of this aim, a prototype device for easy use will be developed and tested in the clinical setting. ..
- Outcomes After ACL Reconstruction: Femoral Nerve BlockBrian Williams; Fiscal Year: 2005..The methods learned and the model developed herein will be the basis of future studies funded through the R01 mechanism. ..
- Inactivity and Enhanced Sympathoexcitation: Role of Neuroplasticity in the RVLMPatrick J Mueller; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- PKC ALTERATIONS IN LUT DYSFUNCTIONFirouz Daneshgari; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- BLADDER OUTLET OBSTRUCTION INDUCED NEUROPLASTICITYPeter Zvara; Fiscal Year: 2003..lumbosacral spinal cord. Changes in connectivity between the various spinal elements will be assessed following BOO. ..
- Conference--National Urology Resident Female Pelvic MedFirouz Daneshgari; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Interstitial Cystitis Clinical Research NetworkToby Chai; Fiscal Year: 2007..The goals of the University of Maryland clinical site are to maximize enrollment of IC patients into innovative clinical trials, maintain highest retention rates possible and acquire high quality data. ..
- Human Bladder Urothelial Cell Structure and Function in Bladder HypersensationToby C Chai; Fiscal Year: 2010..By accomplishing these aims, we hope to develop an understanding of the pathogenesis of hypersensory bladder conditions which ultimately can lead to targeted treatment options. ..
- Intraspinal Microstimulation for Restoring Limb MovementVivian K Mushahwar; Fiscal Year: 2010..Electromyographic, kinematic and kinetic measures will be used to evaluate the ISMS-induced locomotor patterns in the paralyzed hind limbs. ..
- Electrical Impedance Myography in an Animal ModelSEWARD RUTKOVE; Fiscal Year: 2009..to prepare the way for the use of EIM in screening of drugs and therapies in animals models of neuromuscular disease. ..
- Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network (UITN)Toby Chai; Fiscal Year: 2007..The UITN is a multi- disciplinary, multi-center group of Investigators dedicated to high impact clinical research regarding the prevention, evaluation and management of Ul to improve the quality of life for adults. ..
- Correlation of Urinary Bladder Afferent Activity and Function in Awake MicePeter Zvara; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAINJames Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1980....
- INTRAEPITHELIAL LYMPHOCYTES RELATION TO EPITHELIAL CELLSEllen Ebert; Fiscal Year: 1992..Human IEL are a little-understood compartment of lymphocytes whose interactions with EC have never been studied. Yet, these interactions may be critical to the mucosal immune network...
- NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF PAINJames Campbell; Fiscal Year: 1999....
- NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL AND PSYCHOPHYSICAL STUDIES IN PAINJames Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2004..This hypothesis driven research interrelates basic and clinical research in a mater that has excellent potential for promoting the understanding and treatment of pain. ..
- Intraspinal Microstimulation for Restoring Limb MovementVivian Mushahwar; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Electrical Impedance Myography in an Animal ModelSEWARD RUTKOVE; Fiscal Year: 2007..to prepare the way for the use of EIM in screening of drugs and therapies in animals models of neuromuscular disease. ..
- Mechanisms of Vaginal Sling Effects on ContinenceFirouz Daneshgari; Fiscal Year: 2006..The long-term goal of this proposal is to expand the findings of this project into an R01 application in order to translate our findings into relevant clinical studies. ..
- BIOLOGY OF HUMAN INTRAEPITHELIAL LYMPHOCYTESEllen Ebert; Fiscal Year: 2002..These studies will determine the mechanism of IEL chemotaxis toward secreted products of ECs, why IL-15 is more potent than IL-2 in inducing LAK activity by IELs, and how IL-10 and IL-12 augment this activity. ..
- Diabetic Uropathy Pathobiology SiteFirouz Daneshgari; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Ambulatory Foot Temperature in Diabetic NeuropathySEWARD RUTKOVE; Fiscal Year: 2006..Ultimately, the results obtained in this work may justify the use of ambulatory foot temperature monitoring in DN clinical trials, both as a screening tool for early disease and as an outcome measure. ..