Ganglia and nerve fibres in the murine vaginal wall

      Severe pelvic pain originating from the urogenital tract interferes with the lives of a high proportion of women. In addition to presumptive nociceptors, peptides such as vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) also seem to play an important role in function and dysfunction of the female genital tract. The neurochemical characteristics and innvervation of the vagina are largely unstudied.
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