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fundiform ligament of clitoris

 

Definition: fibrous condensation of the subcutaneous tissue descending from the linea alba above the pubic symphysis to split and surround the root of the body of the clitoris, before fusing with the fascia of the clitoris.

Synonym(s): ligamentum fundiforme clitoridisTA

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