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Hey's ligament

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The semilunar lateral margin (falciform margin) of the fossa ovalis, lying between the iliac and pubic portions of the fascia lata, through which the greater saphenous vein passes.


  • W. Hey:
    Practical observations in surgery illustrated by cases.
    London, T. Cadell, jun., & W. Davies, 1803; 1810; 1814.

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