pubovaginalis muscle

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pu·bo·va·gi·na·lis mus·cle

(pyū'bō-va-ji-nā'lis mŭs'ĕl)
In the female, the most medial fibers of the levator ani (pubococcygeus) muscle that extend from the pubis into the lateral walls of the vagina.
Synonym(s): musculus pubovaginalis [TA] , pubovaginal muscle.
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