femoral hernia

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femoral hernia

[¦fem·ə·rəl ′hər·nē·ə]
(medicine)
A hernia that occurs at the passage of the arteries and veins from the abdomen into the legs below the inguinal ligament.
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On the basis of hernia types the market is segmented into inguinal hernia, femoral hernia, incisional hernia, umbilical hernia and other hernia types.
Patients with recurrent hernia, femoral hernia, hydrocele and varicocele on the side of hernia.
The report provides number of surgeries of hernia repair by the type of hernia which includes inguinal hernia, incisional hernia, umbilical hernia, femoral hernia, and other type of hernia.