A recent article published in a high-profile journal proposed to reclassify the sacral autonomic outflow as being part of the sympathetic system. In this commentary, arguments against this erroneous proposal are provided. Anat Rec, 300:1369-1370, 2017. © 2017 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Keywords: autonomic nervous system; parasympathetic; pelvic organ innervation; sympathetic.
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