Subdivision of trunk proper, which is demarcated from the pelvis by the inferior surface of the pelvic diaphragm and from the lower limbs by the perineofemoral lines; together with the thorax, abdomen, and pelvis, it constitutes the trunk[FMA]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perineum FMA:9579 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
regio perinealis [ FMA:TA FMA:9579 ]

definition

Subdivision of trunk proper, which is demarcated from the pelvis by the inferior surface of the pelvic diaphragm and from the lower limbs by the perineofemoral lines; together with the thorax, abdomen, and pelvis, it constitutes the trunk[FMA].

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ef/Gray406.png

external ontology notes

FMA has class anal part of perineum, which may be the same as what EHDAA2 calls perineum

has exact synonym

perineal region

regio perinealis

id

UBERON:0002356