pubic bone


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pu·bis

(pyū'bis), [TA] The term pubis (short for os pubis 'bone of the pubes') is correctly applied to the pubic bone. However, the correct Latin word for 'the pubic region' is the singular noun pubes.
The anteroinferior portion of the hip bone, distinct at birth but later becoming fused with the ilium and ischium; it is composed of a body that articulates with its fellow at the symphysis pubis, and with two rami; the superior ramus enters into the formation of the acetabulum, and the inferior ramus fuses with the ramus of the ischium to form the ischiopubic ramus.
Synonym(s): os pubis, pubic bone

pubic bone

n.
The forward portion of either of the hipbones, at the juncture forming the front arch of the pelvis.

pu·bic bone

(pyū'bik bōn)
The anteroinferior portion of the hip bone, distinct at birth but later becoming fused with the ilium and ischium; it consists of a body, which articulates with its fellow at the pubic symphysis, and two rami; the superior ramus enters into the formation of the acetabulum, and the inferior ramus fuses with the ramus of the ischium to form the ischiopubic ramus.
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Most women will climax fairly freely in this position if they are free to "grind" against his pubic bone. What is crucial is she has absolute freedom to do what is right for her.
I try to ensure loose placement by lifting up the mesh as I'm removing the cannula so that I can feel the back of the pubic bone. During cannula removal, you can also ensure that the edge of the mesh is at least one finger's breadth away from the pelvic side wall.
'For some reason, my pubic bone seems to be moving more than it should, so it inflames,' he explained.
But Carberry (right) was taken to Aintree's University Hospital for X-rays to his pubic bone after taking a crashing fall from Kauto Stone in the Topham Chase over the famous fences.
His latest setback came from a steroid injection over the summer to dampen inflammation of the pubic bone. That just made the problem worse and an infection to his abductor and hernia made surgery necessary.
The operation was on a problem related to the stress fracture of the pubic bone which ruled him out for three months earlier this term.
Medical staff finally traced the problem to an inflamed pubic bone and have now set out a rehabilitation programme which will take the player well into January.
Many women love the "cowgirl" position because their clitoris rubs on their partner's pubic bone while he is penetrating them and they can also control the depth and speed of intercourse.
During my pregnancy I had very bad pain in my pubic bone. After the delivery the pain was so bad I found it difficult to walk and I have been told by my obstetrician that it may take up to a year to go away.
LIES below the bladder between pubic bone and rectum.
The goal of urethrolysis is to free the urethra from the pubic bone. The transvaginal approach starts with an inverted U-incision, dissected laterally to the urethra.
Inhale, then exhale, contracting the muscles between your belly button and pubic bone. Repeat this exercise several times on the floor, then do it standing evenly on both feet.