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Which region would the hernial sac be found in if a direct inguinal hernia is formed from the the loop of bowel protruding through the abdominal wall?



A. Deep inguinal ring
B. Lateral inguinal fossa
C. Medial inguinal fossa
D. Superficial inguinal ring
E. Supravesical fossa
Asked by Halbert, Last updated: Jan 24, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Sep 09, 2016

Medial inguinal fossa-a direct inguinal hernia passes through the weak fascia in the medial inguinal fossa. this is the area between the medial and lateral umbilical folds (made of the obliterated umbilical artery and inferior epigastric vessels, respectively). a direct inguinal hernia does not pass through the deep inguinal ring or the lateral inguinal fossa-thats what an indirect hernia does. although its much more common for an indirect hernia to pass through the superficial inguinal ring,...Read More
 

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