External spermatic fascia
|External spermatic fascia|
|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.|
|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.|
|Latin||fascia spermatica externa|
|Gray's||subject #258 1238|
The external spermatic fascia (intercrural or intercolumnar fascia) is a thin membrane, prolonged downward around the surface of the cord and testis. It is separated from the dartos tunic by loose areolar tissue.
- SUNY Figs 36:01-12 - "The inguinal canal and derivation of the layers of the spermatic cord."
- SUNY Anatomy Image 7601
- Norman/Georgetown inguinalregion (spermaticcord)
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