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erector spinae aponeurosis


Definition: common aponeurosis of proximal attachment (origin) for the three erector spinae muscles (iliocostalis, longissimus, and spinalis) arising from the sacrum and overlying the inferior portion of the collective muscle.

Synonym(s): aponeurosis musculi erectoris spinaeTA

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