Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Musculus ischiococcygeus

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

musculus ischiococcygeus --> coccygeus

(Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, spine of ischium and sacrospinous ligament; insertion, sides of lower part of sacrum and upper part of coccyx; action, assists in support of pelvic floor, especially when intra-abdominal pressures increase; nerve supply, third and fourth sacral.

Synonym: musculus coccygeus, coccygeal muscle, musculus ischiococcygeus.