The obturator foramen is the hole created by the ischium and pubis bones of the pelvis through which nerves and muscles pass. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Obturator_foramen ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

latin term
foramen obturatorium [ FMA:16999 ]

axiom lost from external ontology

relationship loss: subclass pelvic girdle opening (AAO:0000767)[AAO]

definition

The obturator foramen is the hole created by the ischium and pubis bones of the pelvis through which nerves and muscles pass.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/ff/Skeletpelvis-pubis.jpg

external definition

Small opening for the passage of the obturatorius nerve that perforates the pubis.[AAO]

has exact synonym

foramen obturatorium

has related synonym

foramen obturatum

id

UBERON:0006803