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pubis

one of the three sections of the hipbone that forms part of the pelvis

pubis

[′pyü·bəs]
(anatomy)
The pubic bone, the portion of the hipbone forming the front of the pelvis.
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A: The pelvic floor muscles run from the base of your spine to your pubic bone. They help to control urination and as you get older they tend to become weaker and can lead to incontinence.
many Wiggle up so that your pubic bone is higher than his pubic bone and ask him to use gentle thrusts and circular motions so he will only penetrate you halfway.
[right arrow] BREAK IT: To hone awareness of the pelvic floor and TVA, Davis has dancers lie on their backs, knees bent with feet flat on the floor in a neutral pelvis (front hip bones and pubic bone in the same plane).
The researchers also compared different ways of inserting the tape in sling operations, and said that those in which the tape was passed behind the pubic bone appeared to be most effective, although this approach was more likely to cause bladder injury.
For repair of an anterior vaginal prolapse (a cystocele), the two most important landmarks are the ischial spine and the junction of the inferior pubic ramus with the body of the pubic bone. This is because the "white line" of para-vaginal support goes from one of these points to the other.
But despite its relative safety, the original procedures required the blind passage of needles through two small incisions in the abdomen just above the pubic bone in the groin area.
"Everybody who knows about sport injuries knows how bad it is when you get inflammation on the pubic bone. I couldn't do any movement and they wouldn't have known that.
Sunday's initial game against Sheffield United was Mido's first start since injuring his pubic bone in October.
Boro will be without midfielder Lee Cattermole, but striker Mido could return after recovering from a reaction to his pubic bone problem.
Vicki, 29, who lives in Walton with husband Tony, suffered symphis pubis dysfunction, a condition which affects the pubic bone and surrounding area resulting in excruciating pain.
The adductor muscles attach to the pubic bone at the groin level by the tendons.
Grayson missed Northampton's 22-15 Premiership loss at home to Leicester on Saturday and his pubic bone injury could keep him out of action until the end of the Five Nations.