Alcock's canal


Al·​cock's canal ˈal-ˌkäks- How to pronounce Alcock's canal (audio) ˈȯl- How to pronounce Alcock's canal (audio)
: a fascial compartment on the lateral wall of the ischiorectal fossa containing the pudendal arteries, veins, and nerves

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“Alcock's canal.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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