rectovaginal septum

[ rĕk′tō-văjə-nəl ]

n.

The fascial layer between the vagina and the lower part of the rectum.

Nearby words

  1. rectourethral muscle,
  2. rectouterine,
  3. rectouterine fold,
  4. rectouterine muscle,
  5. rectouterine pouch,
  6. rectovesical muscle,
  7. rectovesical pouch,
  8. rectovesical septum,
  9. rectrices,
  10. rectricial


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