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Umbilical folds

Umbilical folds
Posterior view of the anterior abdominal wall in its lower half. Umbilical folds labeled near middle.
Inguinal fossae
Latin plica umbilicalis medialis, plica umbilicalis mediana, plica umbilicalis lateralis
Anatomical terminology

In the urinary bladder, anteriorly there are the following folds:


This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

External links

  • Anatomy photo:36:04-0101 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Inguinal Region, Scrotum and Testes: Umbilical Folds and Peritoneal Fossae"
  • abdominalcavity at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (abdcavitygen)

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