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Flashcards in Inguinal Regions Deck (4):
1

Where is a spiglian hernia located?

Lateral below umbilical

2

What are the 2 types of inguinal hernias and how can u distinguish between the 2?

Direct; weakness of abdominal wall, only passes thru superficial ring

Indirect; congenital, deep ring didn’t close up properly, hernia passes thru deep and superficial ring

3

Describe femoral hernias

Bit between femoral vessels and lacunar ligament and pectineal ligament, follows path of femoral vessels

4

During descent of testes what bits of tissue descend?

Peritoneum, fascia, transverse abdominus, internal and external oblique, scarpas facsia, skin, cremaster muscle/fascia, tunica vaginalis