Description

The pubic symphysis, articulation between the pubic bones, is an amphiarthrodial joint, formed between the two oval articular surfaces of the bones. The ligaments of this articulation are:

  • Interpubic disc; Interpubic fibrocartilage
  • Superior pubic ligament
  • Inferior pubic ligament
  • (Anterior and posterior pubic ligament

This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

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