Pubic tubercle

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Pubic tubercle
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Pubic symphysis exposed by a coronal section. (Pubic tubercle labeled at upper left.)
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Pelvis. Pubic tubercle is 4d.
Latin Tuberculum pubicum ossis pubis
Gray's p.236
Anatomical terms of bone

The pubic tubercle is a prominent forward-projecting tubercle on the upper border of the medial portion of the superior ramus of the pubis. The inguinal ligament attaches to it.The pubic spine is a rough ridge that extend from the pubic tubercle to the upper border of pubic symphysis.

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