anterior root

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  • noun

Synonyms for anterior root

one of two the two roots of a spinal nerve that passes ventrally from the spinal cord and that consists of motor fibers

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Sacral anterior root stimulators for bladder control in paraplegia.
The first 500 patients with sacral anterior root stimulator implants: General description.
Long-term follow-up of patients with sacral anterior root stimulator implants.
Baseline characteristics of six patients with spinal cord injury and sacral anterior root stimulator implant.
FMS stimulates the sacral nerve roots, including posterior (sensory) and anterior roots (motor), while SARS only stimulates the sacral anterior roots.
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