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posterior layer of thoracolumbar fascia


Definition: muscular fascia investing the erector spinae muscles and giving origin to the internal oblique and transversus abdominis muscles.

Synonym(s): lamina posterior fasciae thoracolumbalisTA, lamina posterior (superficialis) fasciae thoracolumbalisTA

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