inguinal


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in·gui·nal

 (ĭng′gwə-nəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or located in the groin.

[Latin inguinālis, from inguen, inguin-, groin.]

inguinal

(ˈɪŋɡwɪnəl)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy of or relating to the groin
[C17: from Latin inguinālis, from inguen groin]

in•gui•nal

(ˈɪŋ gwə nl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or situated in the groin.
[1675–85; < Latin inguinālis, derivative of inguin-, s. of inguen swelling in the groin]

inguinal

Relating to the groin.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inguinal - of or relating to or near the groin
Translations

inguinal

[ˈɪŋgwɪnl] ADJ (Tech) → inguinal

inguinal

adj (Med) → Leisten-, inguinal (spec); inguinal herniaLeistenbruch m

in·gui·nal

a. inguinal, rel. a la ingle;
___ canalconducto, canal ___;
___ herniahernia ___;
___ ligamentligamento ___;
___ ringanillo ___.

inguinal

adj inguinal
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The surgical treatment of an inguinal hernia dates back to the first century.
7) Recently, Choquet described a simple and reliable new method termed "inguinal approach for ONB", in which the needle is inserted at the mid-point of the femoral arterial pulse and the inner side of the adductor longus muscle at the inguinal crease.
En 1731 Garangeot fue el primero en encontrar el apendice cecal no inflamado dentro del saco peritoneal de una hernia inguinal indirecta, pero la denominacion "Hernia de Amyand" se debe al cirujano ingles Claudius Amyand (1681-1740) quien el 6 de diciembre de 1735 intervino un nino de 11 anos por una hernia inguinal encarcelada que contenia el apendice cecal perforado; dicho caso fue registrado como el primero de este tipo (3-5).
Besides testicular torsion, incarcerated inguinal hernia is another important cause that requires urgent exclusion as it warrants emergency surgery.
Materials and Methods: One hundred and fifty patients with diagnosis of inguinal hernia satisfying inclusion/exclusion criteria were included.
Background and Objective: The inguinal hernia accounts for 50 percent in old age males.
Introduction: We sought to compare the surgical outcomes of hypospadias repair with correction of inguinal pathology using a single penile incision vs.
Herein, we report an interesting and educational case of Spigelian hernia with accompanying ipsilateral both direct and indirect inguinal hernias in a male patient treated by open surgical repair with use of polypropylene mesh.
Objectives: To determine the efficacy of local versus spinal anaesthesia for mesh inguinal hernioplasty in terms to postoperative pain.
SUMMARY--The bilayer patch device (Ethicon, Prolen Hernia System[R]) for inguinal hernia repair has a connector that acts as a ,plug' in the internal inguinal ring.
Ultrasound of the left labia showed a large, fluid-filled left inguinal hernia, containing multiple bowel loops as well as the uterine fundus.