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femoral ring[¦fem·ə·rəl ′riŋ]
The abdominal opening of the femoral canal.
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The repair of the femoral ring
opening is performed from the abdominal cavity.
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