Abdominal ring

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(Anat.) a fancied ringlike opening on each side of the abdomen, external and superior to the pubes; - called also inguinal ring.

See also: Abdominal

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In group B, the IIN was cut sharply with a blade 1 to 2 cm lateral to the deep inguinal ring.
Indirect form of inguinal hernia is characterized by the presence of a protruding peritoneal sac through the deep inguinal ring.
Mobilization of the testis and the spermatic cord to the level of the deep inguinal ring.
The cord structures were ligated at deep inguinal ring and a high orchidectomy was carried out.
Diagnostic criteria of Inguinal Disruption (6) Clinical diagnosis of Inguinal Disruption (ID) can be made if 3 of the following 5 signs are present: 1 Pinpoint tenderness over the pubic tubercle at the point of insertion of the conjoint tendon 2 Palpable tenderness over the deep inguinal ring 3 Pain and/or dilation of the external ring with no obvious hernia evident 4 Pain at the origin of the adductor longus tendon 5 Dull, diffused pain in the groin, often radiating to the perineum and inner thigh or across the midline
Anatomy of deep inguinal ring was identified, peritoneum was reflected laterally to identify and separate inguinal canal contents.

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