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interfoveolar ligament

 

Definition: fibrous or muscular strands that lie medial to the deep inguinal ring, extending from the lower border of the transversus muscle to the lacunar ligament and pectineal fascia.

Synonym(s): ligamentum interfoveolareTA, Hesselbach ligament

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