- Inferior fascia of diaphragm of pelvis
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Latin = fascia inferior diaphragmatis pelvis
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GrayPage = 421
Caption = Coronal section of
pelvis, showing arrangement of fasciae. Viewed from behind.
DorlandsPre = f_03
DorlandsSuf = 12355174
The diaphragmatic part of the pelvic fascia covers both surfaces of the
Levatores ani. The inferior layer is known as the anal fascia; it is attached above to the obturator fasciaalong the line of origin of the Levator ani, while below it is continuous with the superior fascia of the urogenital diaphragm, and with the fascia on the Sphincter ani internus.
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