Medical Dictionary

subpubic angle

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noun sub·pu·bic angle \ˌsəb-ˈpyü-bik-\

Medical Definition of subpubic angle

  1. :  the angle that is formed just below the pubic symphysis by the meeting of the inferior ramus of the pubis on one side with the corresponding part on the other side and that is usually less than 90° in the male and usually more than 90° in the female


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