- circular layer of muscular coat of female urethra
- stratum circulare tunicae muscularis urethrae femininae.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
layer — A sheet of one substance lying on another and distinguished from it by a difference in texture or color or by not being continuous with it. SEE ALSO: stratum, lamina. SYN: panniculus. ameloblastic l. the internal l. of the enamel organ. SYN: enam … Medical dictionary
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stratum circulare tunicae muscularis urethrae femininae — [TA] circular layer of muscular coat of female urethra: circularly arranged smooth muscle fibers in the outer aspect of the nonstriated muscle layer of the female urethra, mingling with the skeletal muscle fibers forming the inner part of the… … Medical dictionary
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