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lateral ligament of bladder

 

Definition: condensations of fibroareolar tissue that pass one from each side of the bladder to blend with the pelvic fascia; smooth muscle is usually present in this tissue and is referred to as the rectovesicalis (musculus rectovesicalis).

Synonym(s): ligamentum laterale vesicaeTA

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