piriformis fascia

(redirected from fascia musculi piriformis)

piriformis fascia

[TA]
fascia surrounding the piriformis muscle, participating in closure of the greater sciatic foramen and sometimes perforated with the muscle, by the fibular nerve portion of the sciatic nerve.
Synonym(s): fascia musculi piriformis [TA]

pir·i·for·mis fas·ci·a

(piri-fōrmis fashē-ă) [TA]
Fascia surrounding piriformis muscle.