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perineal branches of posterior cutaneous nerve of thigh

 

Definition: branches of posterior femoral cutaneous nerve that convey sensory fibers to the skin of the lateralmost perineum and adjacent portions of the upper medial thigh.

Synonym(s): rami perineales nervi cutanei femoris posteriorisTA, perineal branches of posterior femoral cutaneous nerve

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