Definitions for "Pubococcygeus Muscle"
Keywords:  levator, kegel, sling, pelvic, hammock
A muscular sling, shaped like a figure eight, stretching from the pubic bone in front to the tailbone in back (one loop around the vagina or penis and one loop around the anus); known as the PC muscle, it controls urine flow and contracts during orgasm. A well-toned PC muscle can enhance sex and orgasm.
Another name for the Kegel muscle. See Kegel exercises.
a muscle present in men and women that acts like a sling to support the bladder. If this muscle is weak, it can contribute to urinary incontinence.