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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It does not require complicated dissection or suturing nor does it use the weakened muscles or transversalis fascia for repair.
The pre peritoneal location of the prosthesis resumes the position and the function of the transversalis fascia.
Technical difficulty due to thinning of Transversalis fascia was also encountered in this patient during the surgery.
A RSH might be expected to expand inferiorly through fascial planes to the pubic symphysis or to the prevesicular space, especially if below the arcuate line and between the transversalis fascia and peritoneal planes.
The transversalis fascia and transverses abdominis aponeurosis form the posterior border.
The retroperitoneum is a space between the peritoneum and transversalis fascia lining the posterior abdominal cavity.