obturator fascia

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ob·tu·ra·tor fas·ci·a

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the portion of the parietal pelvic fascia that covers the obturator internus muscle; it is modified to form both the tendinous arch of the pelvic diaphragm and the pudendal canal.
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My finger waits there to feel the tip pass through the fascia of the obturator internus muscle.
With my finger in the paravaginal space, I dissect any intervening tissue away from the fascia of the obturator internus muscle at this junction.