caudal ligament


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ret·i·nac·u·lum cau·da·'le

[TA]
fibrous bands, remnants of the notochord, that extend from the skin to the coccyx, forming the coccygeal foveola.
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caudal ligament

The ligament formed by bundles of fibrous tissue uniting dorsal surfaces of the two lower coccygeal vertebrae and superjacent skin.
See also: ligament
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