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Lesser sciatic foramen

Dr Jeremy Lim et al.

The lesser sciatic foramen is a small opening which provides communication between the pelvis and the gluteal region.

Gross anatomy

Boundaries

It is bounded by:

Contents
Medially
Laterally
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rID: 37911
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lesser sciatic foramina

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