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rectouterine fold in Medicine

rectouterine fold

n.
  1. A fold of the peritoneum that contains the rectouterine muscle, passes from the rectum to the base of the broad ligament on either side, and forms the lateral boundary of the rectouterine pouch.Douglas's fold
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