Levator Ani

Joe Muscolino

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  • medially attachment: ischium and pubis of the pelvic bone
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  • lateral attachment: lateral border of the coccyx and the anococcygeal body/raphe
 – The levator ani and coccygeus are two pelvic floor muscles that can be easily accessed from the outside of the body.
 – Depending on client comfort, the levator ani can be worked either ipsilaterally or contralaterally.
 – The levator ani is best worked through draping.