Applied anatomy of the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve in open inguinal herniorrhaphy

Wan Cherng Liu, Tien Hua Chen, Jia Fwu Shyu, Chien Hsing Chen, Chung Shih, Jaang J. Wang, Sung Pao Kung, Wing Yui Lui, Chew Wun Wu, Jiang Chuan Liu

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摘要

Objective: To record the anatomical variations and clinical importance of the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve in the inguinal canal. Design: Neuropathology study. Setting: General hospital, Taiwan. Subjects: 58 cadavers. Interventions: 116 dissections findings of the genitofemoral nerve in the inguinal canal. Main outcome measures: Anatomical variations. Results: All the genital branches passed through the ventral aspect of the internal ring. Almost all these branches entered the ring and continued within the spermatic cord between the fibres of the cremaster and the internal spermatic fascia. In 59% the nerve was related to the inferior fibres and in 38% it was in relation to the lateral or medial fibres. In only 3% did the genital branch run outside the spermatic cord. Conclusion: To avoid damage to the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve, suturing should be done over the dorsal aspect of the internal ring. The cremaster should be incised longitudinal rather than transversely and the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve should be identified before repair of the posterior wall.
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)145-149
頁數5
期刊European Journal of Surgery
168
發行號3
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 一月 1 2002
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Inguinal Canal
Spermatic Cord
Groin
Herniorrhaphy
Anatomy
Fascia
Taiwan
Cadaver
General Hospitals
Spermatozoa
Dissection
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Neuropathology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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Applied anatomy of the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve in open inguinal herniorrhaphy. / Liu, Wan Cherng; Chen, Tien Hua; Shyu, Jia Fwu; Chen, Chien Hsing; Shih, Chung; Wang, Jaang J.; Kung, Sung Pao; Lui, Wing Yui; Wu, Chew Wun; Liu, Jiang Chuan.

於: European Journal of Surgery, 卷 168, 編號 3, 01.01.2002, p. 145-149.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Liu, WC, Chen, TH, Shyu, JF, Chen, CH, Shih, C, Wang, JJ, Kung, SP, Lui, WY, Wu, CW & Liu, JC 2002, 'Applied anatomy of the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve in open inguinal herniorrhaphy', European Journal of Surgery, 卷 168, 編號 3, 頁 145-149. https://doi.org/10.1080/110241502320127748
Liu, Wan Cherng ; Chen, Tien Hua ; Shyu, Jia Fwu ; Chen, Chien Hsing ; Shih, Chung ; Wang, Jaang J. ; Kung, Sung Pao ; Lui, Wing Yui ; Wu, Chew Wun ; Liu, Jiang Chuan. / Applied anatomy of the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve in open inguinal herniorrhaphy. 於: European Journal of Surgery. 2002 ; 卷 168, 編號 3. 頁 145-149.
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