urogenital membrane

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Related to urogenital membrane: urogenital diaphragm, Perineal membrane

ur·o·gen·i·tal mem·brane

the ventral portion of the embryonic cloacal membrane.


pertaining to the urinary system and genitalia; urinogenital; genitourinary.

urogenital folds
elongated, ventral portion of the cloacal folds; contribute to the formation of the urethral groove on the ventral aspect of the genital tubercle.
urogenital membrane
ventral part of the cloacal membrane separating the gut from the fetus's external environment.
urogenital orifice
opening between the fetal urogenital sinus and the amniotic cavity.
urogenital sinus
see urogenital sinus.
urogenital system
urogenital tract, urogenital system
genitourinary system.