obturator groove


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ob·tu·ra·tor groove

[TA]
a deep groove on the inner surface of the superior ramus of the pubis.
Synonym(s): sulcus obturatorius [TA]
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obturator groove

The groove at the superior and posterior angle of the obturator foramen through which pass the obturator vessels and nerve.
See also: groove
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