Scarpa's fascia


Scar·​pa's fascia ˈskär-pəz- How to pronounce Scarpa's fascia (audio)
: the deep layer of the superficial fascia of the anterior abdominal wall that is composed mostly of yellow elastic fibers with little adipose tissue

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“Scarpa's fascia.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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