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Re: Inguinal Region Part I

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Posted by MJ on October 08, 2017 at 20:51:35:

In Reply to: Inguinal Region Part I posted by lae2 on September 23, 2017 at 14:55:04:

: 1. Each of the three digastric muscles that make up the anterior abdominal wall contribute a tunic to the spermatic cord.
false
: 2. The processes vaginalis, if entirely patent, provides a communication between the peritoneal cavity and the tunica vaginalis.
true
: 3. The deep ring is of the parietal peritoneum.
true
: 4. The posterior boundary of the inguinal canal is formed by the conjoint tendon.
true
: 5. Hernias that occur at either the medial inguinal fossa or the supravesical fossa are indirect inguinal hernias.
false
: 6. Direct inguinal hernias may be palpated from the anterior surface of the scrotum.
false
: 7. An indirect hernia passes deep to internal spermatic fascia.
true
: 8. The cremasteric artery is found superficial to internal spermatic fascia and deep to external spermatic fascia.
false
: 9. The pampiniform plexus is deep to the internal spermatic fascia.
true
: 10. The deferential artery and plexus are found within the internal spermatic fascia.
false
: 11. The testicular artery is within the internal spermatic fascia.
false
: 12. The genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve is superficial to the cremasteric fascia.
false
: 13. The inferior boundary of the inguinal canal is the inguinal ligament.
true
: 14. Commonly, a direct inguinal hernia contained between external spermatic fascia and cremasteric fascia.
true
: 15. The afferent limb of cremasteric reflex is, in part, mediated by the femoral branch of the genitofemoral nerve.
true
: 16. The efferent limb of the cremasteric reflex is mediated by the anterior scrotal branch of the ilioinguinal nerve.
true
: 17. In the female, the processes vaginalis precedes the ovary in following the gubernaculum.
false
: 18. Lymph vessels accompany the round ligament of the female to the region of the mons pubis.
true
: 19. Metastatic disease from the inferior pole of the ovary may follow a lymphatic pathway through the inguinal canal and then to the superficial inguinal lymph nodes.
true
: 20. The reflected inguinal ligament is found medial and superior to the pubic tubercle.
false
: 21. The lacunar ligament is lateral and inferior to the pubic tubercle.
true
: 22. Direct inguinal hernias are palpated inferior and lateral to the pubic tubercle.
true
: 23. Femoral hernias are palpated medial and superior to the pubic tubercle.
true
: 24. Femoral hernias are more common in males than in females.
false
: 25. In the case of femoral and inguinal hernias, the innermost layer of the hernial sac is transversalis fascia.
true



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