Anatomical Illustration of the Abdominal Wall and Fat

  • Diana RonconiEmail author


Understanding the anatomy of the abdominal wall area is essential for the surgeon who does surgery on the abdominal wall. The author illustrates and describes the anatomical areas from the skin and fat down to the muscles and vascular elements.


Median Axis Rectus Abdominal Muscle External Iliac Artery Inguinal Canal Deep Branch 
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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University “La Sapienza”, Sant’Andrea HospitalRomeItaly

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