rectovesical septum

n.

A fascial layer extending from the central tendon of the perineum to the peritoneum between the prostate and the rectum.

Nearby words

  1. rectouterine muscle,
  2. rectouterine pouch,
  3. rectovaginal septum,
  4. rectovesical muscle,
  5. rectovesical pouch,
  6. rectrices,
  7. rectricial,
  8. rectrix,
  9. rectum,
  10. rectus


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