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.]
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inguinal

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

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

inguinal

[ˈɪŋgwɪnl] ADJ (Tech) → inguinal
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inguinal

adj (Med) → Leisten-, inguinal (spec); inguinal herniaLeistenbruch m
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in·gui·nal

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

adj inguinal
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References in periodicals archive ?
Inguinal exploration in infants or children with unilateral hernias has been an important issue for more than half a century since the high incidence of contra-lateral patent processus vaginalis (CPPV) was first reported.
We describe the case of an 18 month old boy in which a non-inflamed appendix was found incidentally in the hernial sac of right sided inguinal hernia while doing herniotomy by Mitchell-Banks' technique.
IANS | New York An age-related increase in estrogen may be the culprit behind inguinal hernia, a condition common among elderly men that often requires corrective surgery, suggests new study.
(3,5) Preoperative diagnosis is not common, and the presentation is usually of an incarcerated inguinal hernia.
Aymand hernisi apendiksin inguinal kanal icerisinde oldugu ve inguinal herni olgularinin yaklasik %1'inde gorulen nadir bir durumdur.
Groin hernias can be generally classified as direct inguinal, indirect inguinal and femoral hernia.
A stallion experiences inguinal herniation when intestine, usually the ileum or distal portion of the jejunum, enters the vaginal sac or cavity (i.e., the inguinal canal) through the vaginal ring.
Inguinal hernia repair is one of the most widely performed surgical procedures in the world.
Inguinal hernia refers to swelling on caudal abdominal region that occurs as a result of protrusion of abdominal contents through a defect in inguinal ring.
The inguinal region is one of the very rare sites of extrapelvic endometriosis, with a frequency as low as 0.3-0.6% [1, 2].
There are few reports of liposarcomas arising in the inguinal canal or spermatic cord, some of them representing a direct extension from an intraabdominal location [3, 4].
The one that results from inguinal prosthetic implantation is even rarer [3].