inguinal region

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inguinal region

[′iŋ·gwən·əl ‚rē·jən]
(anatomy)
The abdominal region occurring on each side of the body as a depression between the abdomen and the thigh. Also known as iliac region.
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There has been a recent uptake of the sentinel inguinal lymph node biopsy technique after two large prospective studies (the GROINSS V trial and GOG 173) validated this methodology (Lancet Oncol.
4) Lockwood described 4 locations of distal gubernacular attachment: pubic area, superficial inguinal area, saphenous area, and perineal area.
1) The processus vaginalis peritonei (called canal of Nuck in the female) is a tubular fold of peritoneum that invaginates into the inguinal canal anterior to the gubernaculum and descending testis, forming the tunica vaginalis testis in male.
A positron emission tomography scan revealed masses in the left inguinal region, both kidneys, and the left lobe of the liver.
We focus on surgical procedures used in the open repair of inguinal hernia, a condition that occurs when soft tissue protrudes through the abdominal wall.
2,3] Furthermore, testicular malignancies are reported in 4% to 6% of these cases, and polyorchidism is most commonly encountered during exploration for other abnormalities, such as inguinal hernia, cryptor-chidism, and testicular torsion, which requires pediatric urologists to become familiar with the diagnosis and management of this uncommon entity.
New evidence indicates the vast majority of men with asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic inguinal hernias will eventually come to surgery.
Inguinal hernia results from the failure of the processus vaginalis to close, allowing protrusion of abdominal contents (intestine, omentum, ovaries) into the groin via the inguinal canal.
Inguinal hernias are more rare but present as a classic bulge at the site where the lower abdomen meets the thigh.
9 X 109/L) on background of right inguinal hernia repair 5 years ago and more recent recurring left epididymo-orchitis.
Iki aydir istahsizlik, kilo kaybi ve yururken kasik agrisi yakinmasi olan 13 yasinda kiz hasta, sag inguinal lenf bezi sisligi ve inguinal bolgede akintili yara yakinmasiyla basvurdu.