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fundiform ligament of penis


Definition: a band of elastic fibers of the superficial fascial layer that extends from the linea alba above the pubic symphysis then splitting to surround the penis before attaching to the fascia of the penis.

Synonym(s): ligamentum fundiforme penisTA

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