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Laboratory 41. The Female Perineum
Step 11. Muscles of the Superficial Perineal Pouch

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The superficial perineal pouch contains three thin muscles:


Anterior to the anus, identify the point at which the bulbospongiosus muscle, superficial transverse perineal muscle, and external anal sphincter muscle unite to form the common tendon called the central tendon of the perineum or perineal body (Figure 41.5).

Links and References:
Grant's: 3.76, 3.77
Netter (1ed.): 379 (2ed.): 375
Rohen/Yokochi: 344