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Medical Term:

piriformis fascia

 

Definition: fascia surrounding the piriformis muscle, participating in closure of the greater sciatic foramen and sometimes perforated with the muscle, by the fibular nerve portion of the sciatic nerve.

Synonym(s): fascia musculi piriformisTA

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