There are eleven artificial (imaginary) layers of the pelvis by dissection. Layer 3 is the layer of rectus sheath.

 

Layer 3: Layer of rectus sheath below the umbilicus

bulletAnterior wall of rectus sheath containing
bullet External oblique
bullet Anterior lamella of internal oblique
bullet Content
bullet Rectus abdominis
bullet Inferior epigastric vessels
bullet Posterior wall of rectus sheath
bullet Transversus abdominis aponeurosis
bullet Anterior lamella of internal oblique
bullet Pyramidalis


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1 anterior lamella of rectus sheath  2 pyramidalis


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LAYERS FROM ABDOMEN

 

Male Pelvis

Layer 1: Skin of male pelvis

Layer 2: Superficial fascia below the umbilicus

Layer 3: Layer of rectus sheath

Layer 4: Layer of parietal peritoneum /transversalis fascia

Layer 5: Pelvic peritoneal cavity

Layer 6: Pelvic fascia

Layer 7: Pelvic inlet/greater pelvis

Layer 8: Greater pelvis

Layer 9: Layer of pelvic floor

Layer 10: Layer of pelvic joints and ligaments
Layer 11: Layer of pelvic bones

 

Female Pelvis

Layer 1: Skin of female pelvis

Layer 2: Superficial fascia below the umbilicus

Layer 3: Layer of rectus sheath

Layer 4: Layer of parietal peritoneum /transversalis fascia

Layer 5: Pelvic peritoneal cavity

Layer 6: Pelvic fascia

Layer 7: Pelvic inlet/greater pelvis

Layer 8: Lesser pelvis

Layer 9: Layer of pelvic floor

Layer 10: Layer of pelvic joints and ligaments
Layer 11: Layer of pelvic bones

 

 

    
Pelvis male layer 2
DIGITAL LOCATOR OF MALE PELVIS:

Layer 1, skin of abdomen above the pelvic cavity; Layer 2 of fasciae of anterior abdominal wall; Layer 3 of rectus sheath; Layer 4 of parietal peritoneum and transversalis fascia; Layer 5 of peritoneal pelvic cavity; Layer 6 of pelvic peritoneum and fascia; Layer 7 of greater pelvis; Layer 8 of lesser pelvis; Layer 9 of pelvic floor; Layer 10 of joints and ligaments of pelvis; Layer 11 of bones of pelvis. Roll over mouse to label; click to display pages.

Layer 3 - intermediate dissection of male pelvis.

 

 

 

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