Colles' fascia

Colles' fascia

The inner layer of the superficial fascia of the perineum.
See also: Colles, Abraham
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The infection spreads along the facial planes (Figure 4) and is usually limited by the attachment of the Colles' fascia in the perineum.
He published a treatise on anatomy in 1811 and described Colles' fascia in the perineum.
This examination suggested extension beyond Buck's fascia, but the hematoma appeared contained within Colles' fascia. Blood was visible at the urethral meatus (Fig 1).