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Femoral hernia

Summary of Femoral hernia
A hernia is caused by the protrusion of a viscus (in the case of groin hernias, an intraabdominal organ) through a weakness in the containing wall. Femoral hernias protrude below inguinal ligament through the femoral canal below and lateral to pubic tubercle. They are more common in females.      




Gastrointestinal system

Peritoneum and peritoneal cavity disorders
Upper gastrointestinal tract disorders
Lower gastrointestinal tract disorders
Liver, gallbladder and pancreas disorders