Superior rectal plexus

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Superior rectal plexus
Latin plexus rectalis superior
Gray's p.987
TA A14.3.03.038
FMA 21536
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The superior rectal plexus (or superior hemorrhoidal plexus) supplies the rectum and joins in the pelvis with branches from the pelvic plexuses.

The superior rectal plexus is a division of the inferior mesenteric plexus.

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