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Femoral Hernia

A groin hernia occurring inferior to the inguinal ligament and medial to the FEMORAL VEIN and FEMORAL ARTERY. The femoral hernia sac has a small neck but may enlarge considerably when it enters the subcutaneous tissue of the thigh. It is caused by defects in the ABDOMINAL WALL.
Also Known As:
Hernia, Femoral; Femoral Hernias; Hernias, Femoral
Networked: 103 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 9 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Hernia (Hernias)
2. Infection
3. Surgical Wound Infection
4. Inguinal Hernia (Direct Inguinal Hernia)
5. Femoral Hernia

Experts

1. Nordin, Pär: 2 articles (04/2012 - 04/2009)
2. Sandblom, Gabriel: 2 articles (04/2012 - 04/2009)
3. Pyne, Laura: 1 article (09/2015)
4. Parthasarathy, Muralidharan: 1 article (09/2015)
5. Reid, Vicki: 1 article (09/2015)
6. Groot-Wassink, Thomas: 1 article (09/2015)
7. Shirota, Chiyoe: 1 article (08/2015)
8. Shirotsuki, Ryo: 1 article (08/2015)
9. Ono, Yasuyuki: 1 article (08/2015)
10. Tanano, Akihide: 1 article (08/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Femoral Hernia:
1. PiperacillinFDA LinkGeneric
2. tazobactamFDA LinkGeneric
3. tetraethylpyrazine (TEP)IBA
4. tetra-4-amidinophenoxypropane (TAPP)IBA
5. Fibrin Tissue Adhesive (Fibrin Sealant)IBA
6. Polypropylenes (Polypropylene)IBA
7. PlasticsIBA
8. Carbon MonoxideIBA
9. tyrosyl- 1,2,3,4- tetrahydro- 3- isoquinolinecarbonyl- phenylalanyl- phenylalanine (TIPP)IBA
10. hydroxide ionIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis)
2. Ambulatory Surgical Procedures (Outpatient Surgery)
3. Antibiotic Prophylaxis
4. Transplants (Transplant)
5. Sutures (Suture)