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Muscles of the female perineum. (Urogenital triangle is roughly equal to top half of diagram.)
Muscles of male perineum. (Urogenital triangle is roughly equal to top half of diagram.)
As might be expected, the contents of the urogenital triangle differ greatly between the male and the female. Some of the components include:
- Posterior scrotal nerves / Posterior labial nerves
- Bulbourethral gland / Bartholin's gland
- Crus penis / Clitoral crura
- Bulb of penis / vestibular bulb
- Urogenital diaphragm
- Muscular perineal body
- Superficial and Deep perineal pouch
- Blood vessels and lymphatics
- Daftary, Shirish; Chakravarti, Sudip (2011). Manual of Obstetrics, 3rd Edition. Elsevier. pp. 1-16. ISBN 9788131225561.
- Anatomy photo:41:01-0201 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "The Female Perineum: Boundaries of the Female Perineum"
- perineum at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (perineumboundaries)