femoral ring


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femoral ring

[¦fem·ə·rəl ′riŋ]
(anatomy)
The abdominal opening of the femoral canal.
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Anatomically, they represent herniations of the peritoneal sac through the femoral ring into the femoral canal, lying postero-inferiorly to the inguinal ligament.
Our hypothesis was that there is no difference in initial stability between the two forms of posterior fixation when used as a supplement to an anterior femoral ring allograft construct.