inferior pubic ligament


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in·fe·ri·or pu·bic lig·a·ment

[TA]
the ligament that arches across the inferior aspect of the pubic symphysis.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·fe·ri·or pu·bic lig·a·ment

(in-fēr'ē-ŏr pyū'bik lig'ă-mĕnt) [TA]
The ligament that arches across the inferior aspect of the pubic symphysis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Care is taken to maintain the integrity of the superior and inferior pubic ligaments. The rectus abdominis and pyramidalis muscles are typically excised from their attachments on the pubic symphysis for two of centimeters on either side and upon completion of the resection are reattached with absorbable sutures.
This structure consists of fibrocartilage and the superior and inferior pubic ligaments. (7) Diastasis symphyseal pubis, that is, separation of the pubic symphyseal bones, is an uncommon event which may occur during delivery as a result of rapid birth, (6) or forceps delivery, in late pregnancy or even post-natal.