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The surgeon performed a medial approach for deep pelvic endometriosis with rectal and/or parametrial involvement extending to the pelvic wall and somatic nerve, or a lateral approach for isolated endometriosis of the pelvic wall and somatic nerves.
[7] Further, it was shown that the afferents are present in the ipsilateral somatic nerves and in nerve plexuses around the blood vessels[8] and the efferents are located in the sympathetic and vagal parasympathetics.
Despite numerous studies of neurodegenerative processes occurring in somatic nerves in case of damage, the mechanisms of their development remain poorly understood [1].