Medical Definition of Medial inguinal fossa

1. A depression on the peritoneal surface of the anterior abdominal wall between the ridges formed by the inferior epigastric artery and the medial umbilical ligament; it corresponds to the position of the superficial inguinal ring and is the site of a direct inguinal hernia. Synonym: fossa inguinalis medialis, fovea inguinalis interna. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Medial Inguinal Fossa

medial epicondylar ridge
medial epicondyle
medial epicondyle of femur
medial epicondyle of humerus
medial epicondylitis
medial femoral circumflex artery
medial femoral tuberosity
medial fillet
medial forebrain bundle
medial frontobasal artery
medial geniculate body
medial geniculate nucleus
medial great muscle
medial head
medial inferior genicular artery
medial inguinal fossa (current term)
medial lacunar lymph node
medial lacunar node
medial lamina of cartilaginous auditory tube
medial layer of cartilaginous auditory tube
medial lemniscus
medial ligament
medial ligament of knee
medial ligament of talocrural joint
medial ligament of wrist
medial limb
medial lip of linea aspera
medial longitudinal arch of foot
medial longitudinal bundle
medial longitudinal fasciculus

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