The fascia enclosing the femoral vessels of the leg.crural sheath
These Plain Words Have Very Odd Origin StoriesOver the years, these words have gone on a journey from signifying creepy, strange, antithetical, and even paranormal ideas to taking on the standard meanings we know and understand today.
- femoral artery,
- femoral canal,
- femoral hernia,
- femoral nerve,
- femoral triangle,
- femoral vein,
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