femoral sheath

n.

The fascia enclosing the femoral vessels of the leg.crural sheath

Nearby words

  1. femoral,
  2. femoral artery,
  3. femoral canal,
  4. femoral hernia,
  5. femoral nerve,
  6. femoral triangle,
  7. femoral vein,
  8. femorotibial,
  9. femto-,
  10. femtometer


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