pectineal


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pectineal

(pɛkˈtɪnɪəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the pectineus muscle or the pubic bone
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Adj.1.pectineal - of or relating to the pubis
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All inguinal hernias share the common feature of emerging through the myopectineal orifice of Fruchaud, the opening in the lower abdominal wall bounded above by the myoaponeurotic arch of the lower edges of the Internal Oblique and the Transverses Abdominis, muscle, and below by the pectineal line of the superior pubic ramus.
Hip dysplasia can be managed through balanced nutrition, exercise, chondroprotective supplements and salvage surgery by performing pectineal myectomy, pelvic osteotomy, intertrochantric osteotomy, excision arthroplasty and total hip prosthesis (Raghuvir et al, 2013, Rawson et al, 2005, Vezzoni et al, 2010, Wallace, 1992).
The femoral canal is repaired from inside by approximating the inguinal ligament to the pectineal ligament with interrupted non-absorbable sutures.
Cooper's ligament, or the pectineal ligament, is formed from the fascia and periosteum along the superior pubic ramus.