Inguinal canal

What is Inguinal canal?

Inguinal canal meaning The obliquely directed passage through the musculoaponeurotic layers of the lower abdominal wall that transmits the spermatic cord in the male and the round ligament in the female from the pelvic cavity to the scrotum or labia majora, respectively.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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