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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All 17 patients were afebrile and one without any constitutional symptoms; 18 patients presented with high grade fever after one month of surgery which was not responded to routine IV antibiotics and developed bilateral inguinal abscess when treated with IV Ofloxacin.
A 35-year old married, man, resident of a village in Uttar Pradesh, North India, labourer by profession, presented to the emergency department with fever, bone and joint pain, muscle aches, left inguinal abscess and numerous cutaneous nodules all over the body.
4) Our case highlights the importance of lymphatic involvement, even to the extent of inguinal abscess formation, which is relatively rare; as noted above, the patient was HIV negative.