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Medical Term:

Denis Browne pouch

Pronunciation: den'is brown


a pocket formed between Scarpa and external oblique fascia adjacent to external inguinal ring; a common lodging site for undescended testes (as in cryptorchism).

Synonym(s): superficial inguinal pouch

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