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Medical Term:

proximal deep inguinal lymph node


Definition: one of the deep inguinal lymph nodes located in or adjacent to the femoral canal; sometimes mistaken for a femoral hernia when enlarged.

Synonym(s): nodus lymphoideus inguinalis profundi proximalisTA, node of Cloquet, Rosenmüller gland, Rosenmüller node

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