perineal raphe

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per·i·ne·al ra·phe

[TA]
the central anteroposterior line of the perineum, more marked in the male, being continuous with the raphe of the scrotum.
Synonym(s): raphe perinei [TA]

perineal raphe

a ridge along the median line of the perineum that runs forward from the anus. In the male, it is continuous with the raphe of the scrotum and the raphe of the penis.

per·i·ne·al ra·phe

(per'i-nē'ăl rā'fē) [TA]
The central anteroposterior line of the perineum, most marked in the male, being continuous with the raphe of the scrotum.

perineal raphe

A line or ridge in the midline of the perineum.
See also: raphe
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