transversalis fascia


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trans·ver·sa·lis fas·ci·a

[TA]
the lining fascia of the anterolateral abdominal wall, between the inner surface of the abdominal musculature, specifically the transverse abdominal muscle, and the peritoneum.
Synonym(s): fascia transversalis [TA]

trans·ver·sa·lis fas·ci·a

(trans'vĕr-sā'lis fash'ē-ă) [TA]
The lining fascia of the abdominal cavity, between the inner surface of the abdominal musculature and the peritoneum.

transversalis fascia

A thin membrane forming the peritoneal surface of the transversus muscle and its aponeurosis.

transversalis

[L.] transverse.

transversalis fascia
the fascia between the peritoneum and the abdominal muscles.
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He continues dissection down through the transversalis fascia into the preperitoneal space.
Requiring minimal dissection, the diamond-shaped underlay is easily deployed, seating it firmly against the floor of the transversalis fascia.