sacrococcygeus ventralis

noun
sacrococcygeus ven·​tra·​lis | \ -ven-ˈtrā-ləs How to pronounce sacrococcygeus ventralis (audio) \

Medical Definition of sacrococcygeus ventralis

: an inconstant muscle that sometimes extends from the ventral surface of the lower sacral vertebrae to the coccyx

called also anterior sacrococcygeal muscle

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“Sacrococcygeus ventralis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sacrococcygeus%20ventralis. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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