Camper, Pieter

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Pieter, Dutch physician and anatomist, 1722-1789.
Camper chiasm - Synonym(s): tendinous chiasm of the digital tendons
Camper fascia - Synonym(s): fatty layer of superficial fascia
Camper ligament - the layer of fascia extending between the ischiopubic rami inferior to the sphincter urethrae and the deep transverse perineal muscles. Synonym(s): inferior fascia of urogenital diaphragm
Camper line - the line running from the inferior border of the ala of the nose to the superior border of the tragus of the ear.
Camper plane - a plane running from the tip of the anterior nasal spine (acanthion) to the center of the bony external auditory meatus on the right and left sides.
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