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Related to Inguinal ring: deep inguinal ring, superficial inguinal ring

internal

adjective absorbed, domestic, domesticus, enclosed, implanted, infixed, ingrained, inmost, innate, inner, innermost, inside, interior, intestinus, private, under the surface, within boundary lines
Associated concepts: internal affairs, Internal Revenue
See also: domestic, household, inherent, interior, intrinsic, subjective
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Gilmore first described a "groin disruption" in 1980, with pathologic features including a torn external oblique aponeurosis, torn conjoined tendon, a dehiscence between the conjoined tendon and the inguinal ligament, a dilated superficial inguinal ring, and a lack of clinically detectable hernia.
Intra-operative findings (Figure 2) showed a paraperitoneal subtotal prolapse of the bladder through the internal inguinal ring, into the scrotum.
The two dominant patterns of injury include the lateral rectus abdominis/adductor aponeurotic injury just adjacent to the external inguinal ring and the midline rectus abdominis/adductor aponeurotic plate injury.