A rare case of occurrence of fleshy muscle fibers in the anterior wall of rectus sheath

Rao, Mohandas KG and Ramana, Venkata V and Vincent, R (2009) A rare case of occurrence of fleshy muscle fibers in the anterior wall of rectus sheath. International Journal of Anatomical Variations, 1. pp. 31-32. ISSN 1308-4038

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Abstract

Normally, the anterior wall of the lower part rectus sheath is formed by the contribution of aponeuroses of the three flat muscles of the anterior abdominal wall; namely, external oblique internal oblique and transverse abdominis. Here, we report a rare case of fleshy fibers in the lower part anterior wall of rectus sheath. Its surgical importance is also discussed.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: [internal oblique] [external oblique] [inguinal hernia] [conjoint tendon]
Subjects: Medicine > MMMC Manipal > Anatomy
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 10 Jan 2012 07:07
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2012 07:07
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/2247

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