The greek word symphysis means growing together. The pubis are the pubic bone. So the symphysis pubis is... Read More
An obsolete term for a technique for delivery of the foetus in breech position when the foetal occiput is... Read More
planum transpyloricum -->
A horizontal plane midway between the superior margins of the manubrium sterni... Read More
(Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, symphysis and crest of pubis; insertion, middle third of medial lip of... Read More
The arch formed by the symphysis, bodies and inferior rami of the pubic bones.
See: subpubic angle.
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A type of cartilage that has a fibrous matrix and approaching fibrous connective tissue in... Read More
Severance of the pubic bone a few centimeters lateral to the symphysis, in order to increase the capacity of a... Read More