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Medical Term:

nerve to obturator internus

Definition

motor branch from L5–S1 components of sacral plexus that exits the greater sciatic foramen and crosses the sacrospinous ligament to supply the obturator internus (muscle).

Synonym(s): nervus musculi obturatorii interniTA

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