oa South African Medical Journal - Anchoring mechanisms of the ano-rectial region - Part II
|Article Title||Anchoring mechanisms of the ano-rectial region - Part II|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Anatomy, University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Nov 1967|
|Pages||1138 - 1143|
|Keyword(s)||Anatomy, Anchoring mechanisms and Ano-rectal region|
An illustrated review is presented of the ways in which the ano-rectal region is tethered to its surroundings by fibrous, fascial and muscular connections, and evidence is given of the remarkable interlacing of these elements to produce a stable pelvic floor.
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