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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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Laparoscopy was then done to explore the contralateral inguinal ring either through the hernial sac or umbilicus.
At the time of examination, he was afebrile and had a non-tender, incarcerated right inguinal hernia with normal abdominal examination.
The contents of an inguinal hernia usually include small bowel and omentum.
Olgumuzda inguinal herni dusunulerek yapilan yuzeyel USG sonucunda inguinal kanalda kistik kitle gorulmus, cekilen alt abdomen MRT sonucunda apendiks mukoselinden suphelenilmis ve nihai tani ameliyat sonrasi koyulmustur.
As femoral hernia may mimic any mass lesion, which might appear in inguinal area, it should be considered in the differential diagnosis of every case of mass lesion in the inguinal region.
Inguinal hernias of foals are usually congenital and are considered to be hereditary.
A total of 3317 patients underwent laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair and 1189 patients were subjected to an open inguinal hernia repair.
The inguinal canal was enlarged to allow reduction of intestines and omentum into the abdominal cavity (Fig.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed a multilobular tumor in the right inguinal region that was 55 mm in diameter and consisted of cystic and solid components (Figure 1).
CT imaging revealed a right inguinal hernia with intraperitoneal fat extending inferiorly into the scrotal sac (Figures 1(c)-1(e)).
Prosthetic implants have, to date, revolutionized parietal surgery, especially that of inguinal hernia [5].