Pubic tubercle

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Pubic tubercle
Pubic symphysis exposed by a coronal section. (Pubic tubercle labeled at upper left.)
Skeletal pelvis-pubis.svg
Pelvis. Pubic tubercle is 4d.
Latin Tuberculum pubicum ossis pubis
TA A02.5.01.303
FMA 16953
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 extends from the pubic tubercle to the upper border of the pubic symphysis.


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