The pubococcygeus muscle or PC muscle is a hammock-like muscle, found in both sexes, that stretches from the pubic bone to the coccyx (tail bone) forming the floor of the pelvic cavity and supporting the pelvic organs. It is part of the levator ani group of muscles. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pubococcygeus_muscle ]

Synonyms: musculus pubovaginalis musculus pubococcygeus levator prostatae

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Term information

latin term
musculus pubovaginalis [ FMA:TA ]

has related synonym

pubococcygeal muscles

levator ani-puborectalis

pubococcygeus

coccygeus muscle

pubococcygeal

kegel muscle

pc muscle

levator ani-pubococcygeus

id

UBERON:0011528