Ischiopubic ramus

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Ischiopubic ramus
Pelvis. Ischiopubic ramus is region between "3" and "4c".
Right hip bone. External surface.
Latin ramus ischiopubicus
Anatomical terms of bone

The ischiopubic ramus is a compound structure consisting of the following two structures:

It serves as part of the origin for the Obturator internus muscle.

It also marks a vertex of the anal triangle and the urogenital triangle.

The fascia of Colles is attached to its margin.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.