Internal spermatic fascia
|Internal spermatic fascia|
|Transverse section through the left side of the scrotum and the left testis. The sac of the tunica vaginalis is represented in a distended condition. (Infundibuliform fascia labeled at left, fourth from top.)|
|The scrotum. On the left side the cavity of the tunica vaginalis has been opened; on the right side only the layers superficial to the Cremaster have been removed.|
|Latin||fascia spermatica interna|
|Gray's||subject #258 1239|
The internal spermatic fascia (infundibuliform fascia) is a thin layer, which loosely invests the cord; it is a continuation downward of the transversalis fascia.
- SUNY Figs 36:01-16 - "The inguinal canal and derivation of the layers of the spermatic cord."
- SUNY Anatomy Image 7217
- Norman/Georgetown inguinalregion (spermaticcord)
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