Pubic angle

pubic angle --> subpubic angle

The angle formed between the inferior rami of the pubic bones. In the female, the angle approximates that angle between the widely extended thumb and index fingermale, it approximates the angle between the widely abducted index and middle fingers

See: pubic arch.

Synonym: angulus subpubicus, pubic angle.

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