foramen

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foramen

a natural hole, esp one in a bone through which nerves and blood vessels pass

foramen

[fə′rā·mən]
(biology)
A small opening, orifice, pore, or perforation.
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The renal vasculature and the ureter entered and exited the thorax through the foramen of Bochdalek. The ureter was long to reach the excessive bladder distance but did not enter ectopically [29, 35].