musculus adductor brevis

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the short adductor muscle of the thigh

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Several studies have been published that describe various sites at which the obturator nerve branches into anterior and posterior divisions : a) near the obturator foramen, (6,25) b) within the obturator canal, (26,27) c) at the exit from the obturator canal, (28) and d) at the proximal border of the adductor brevis muscle.
iv) within the distinct fascial plane situated deep to the pectineus and adductor brevis muscles, and superficial to the obturator externus and the proximal one-third of the adductor magnus muscles.