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superior horn of falciform margin of saphenous opening

 

Definition: the upper part of the falciform margin of the opening in the fascia lata through which the greater saphenous vein passes.

Synonym(s): cornu superius marginalis falciformisTA, Burns falciform process, Burns ligament, crus superius marginis falciformis hiatus sapheni, Hey ligament

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