pudendal pu·den·dal (pyū- den’dāl)
relating to the external genitals;
- Pudendal artery
pudendal artery n. An artery with distribution to the corpus cavernosum of the penis; internal pudendal artery. An artery with origin in the femoral artery, with distribution to the skin over the pubis, the skin over the penis, scrotum, or labia majora; and with anastomoses to the dorsal artery of the penis or of the […]
- Pudendal canal
pudendal canal n. The space within the obturator fascia lining the lateral wall of the ischiorectal fossa that transmits the pudendal vessels and nerves. Also called Alcock’s canal.
- Pudendal nerve
pudendal nerve n. A nerve that is formed by fibers from the second, third, and fourth sacral nerves, passes through the greater sciatic foramen, and accompanies the internal pudendal artery to terminate as the dorsal nerve of the penis or of the clitoris.
noun, plural pudenda [pyoo-den-duh] /pyuˈdɛn də/ (Show IPA), Usually, pudenda, Anatomy. 1. the external genital organs, especially those of the female; vulva. noun (pl) -da (-də) 1. (often pl) the human external genital organs collectively, esp of a female pudendum pu·den·dum (pyōō-děn’dəm) n. pl. pu·den·da (-də) The human external genitalia, especially of a woman. pu·den’dal […]
bashful, a Christian at Rome, who sent his greetings to Timothy (2 Tim. 4:21). (See CLAUDIA.)