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Blockade of afferent nerves results in bladder analgesia, while lack of transmission in efferent fibers causes a detrusor blockade that outlasts motor blockade by as much as several hours.
(14) With enough input the alpha-motoneurons will produce an action potential that travels along the motor efferent fibers until it reaches the neuromuscular junction.
The nerve plexus at that stage receives neurites from a few extrinsic neurons, intrinsic neurons located on the nerve plexus, and efferent fibers from the CNS.