Definition: 'Compressor Venae Dorsalis Penis'
compressor venae dorsalis penisType: Term
1. a variation of the bulbospongiosus muscle in which some fibers pass dorsally to the dorsal vein of the penis; thought at one time to be an important component in the mechanism of erection.
Synonyms: Houston muscle
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