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Supravesical fossa

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Supravesical fossa

Supravesical fossa
Posterior view of the anterior abdominal wall in its lower half. The peritoneum is in place, and the various cords are shining through.
Inguinal fossae
Latin fossa supravesicalis
Anatomical terminology

The supravesical fossa is a fossa bounded by the medial umbilical fold and median umbilical fold.

External links

  • Anatomy figure: 36:03-13 at Human Anatomy Online, SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Internal surface of the anterior abdominal wall."

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