retropubic space

(redirected from Retzius cavity)

ret·ro·pu·bic space

[TA]
the area of loose connective tissue between the bladder with its related fascia and the pubis and anterior abdominal wall.

ret·ro·pu·bic space

(ret'rō-pyū'bik spās) [TA]
The area of loose connective tissue between the bladder with its related fascia and the pubis and anterior abdominal wall.

Retzius,

Anders A., Swedish anatomist and anthropologist, 1796-1860.
cavum retzii - Synonym(s): space of Retzius
Retzius cavity - Synonym(s): space of Retzius
Retzius fibers - stiff fibers in Deiters cells.
Retzius gyrus - the intralimbic gyrus in the cortical portion of the rhinencephalon.
Retzius ligament - the deep attachment of the inferior extensor retinaculum in the tarsal sinus. Synonym(s): fundiform ligament of foot
Retzius space - Synonym(s): space of Retzius
Retzius veins - portacaval anastomoses. Synonym(s): Ruysch veins
space of Retzius - the area of loose connective tissue between the bladder with its related fascia and the pubis and anterior abdominal wall. Synonym(s): cavum retzii; retropubic space; Retzius cavity; Retzius space