Descriptions of Perineum
Perineum: The area of the body between the anus and the vulva in females, and between the anus and the scrotum in males.
Source: National Institute of Health
Perineum: the general region between the anus and the genital organs
Source: WordNet 2.1
Summary Information: Perineum
Skin area between vagina and anus.
The area between the scrotum and the anus.
(Source: excerpt from Prostate Enlargement Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: NIDDK)
; see list below.
Related organs: vagina (44), anus (16), pubic hair (1), vaginal opening
Organs: list of all organs
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Diseases List for Perineum:
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