Medical Definition of Coccygeal muscle

1. Origin, spine of ischium and sacrospinous ligament; insertion, sides of lower part of sacrum and upper part of coccyx; action, assists in support of pelvic floor, especially when intra-abdominal pressures increase; nerve supply, third and fourth sacral. Synonym: musculus coccygeus, coccygeal muscle, musculus ischiococcygeus. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Coccygeal Muscle

coccyalgia
coccycephaly
coccydynia
coccygalgia
coccygeal
coccygeal body
coccygeal bone
coccygeal cornua
coccygeal dimple
coccygeal fistula
coccygeal foveola
coccygeal ganglion
coccygeal gland
coccygeal horn
coccygeal joint
coccygeal muscle (current term)
coccygeal nerve
coccygeal part of spinal cord
coccygeal plexus
coccygeal segments of spinal cord
coccygeal sinus
coccygeal vertebra
coccygeal vertebrae
coccygeal whorl
coccygectomies
coccygectomy
coccygei
coccygeous
coccyges
coccygeus

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