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Medical Term:

lateral crus of the superficial inguinal ring


portion of the external oblique aponeurosis that passes lateral to the superficial inguinal ring blending into the inguinal ligament and forming the lateral boundary of the ring.

Synonym(s): crus laterale anuli inguinalis superficialisTA

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