inferior hypogastric plexus


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to inferior hypogastric plexus: Pelvic splanchnic nerves, hypogastric ganglia

inferior hypogastric plexus

[in′fir·ē·ər ‚hī·pə′gas·trik ′plek·səs]
(neuroscience)
A network of nerves in the pelvic fascia containing autonomic nerve elements.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Full browser ?