pelvic diaphragm

n.

The paired coccygeal muscle and elevator muscle of the anus with the fascia above and below them.

Nearby words

  1. pelvic,
  2. pelvic arch,
  3. pelvic axis,
  4. pelvic cavity,
  5. pelvic cellulitis,
  6. pelvic direction,
  7. pelvic fascia,
  8. pelvic fin,
  9. pelvic floor,
  10. pelvic ganglion


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