Apertura pelvis superior

Apertura pelvis superior --> superior pelvic aperture

The upper opening of the true pelvis, bounded anteriorly by the pubic symphysis and the pubic crest on either side, laterally by the iliopectineal lines, and posteriorly by the promontory of the sacrum.

Synonym: apertura pelvis superior, aditus pelvis, first parallel pelvic plane, pelvic brim, pelvic inlet, pelvic plane of inlet, plane of inlet.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Apertura_pelvis_superior&oldid=61447"
First | Previous (Apertura mediana ventriculi quarti) | Next (Apertura thoracis superior) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.