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Medical Term:

pubococcygeus (muscle)


anterior part of the levator ani, arising from the pelvic surface of the body of the pubis and adjacent tendinous arch of obturator fascia, attaching to the coccyx.

Synonym(s): musculus pubococcygeusTA, pubococcygeal muscle

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