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Bell D, Hacking C, Fascia lata. Reference article, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 27 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-64925
14 Dec 2018, Daniel J Bell ◉
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The fascia lata is part of the deep fascia, and envelopes the thigh analogous to a stocking, but with an over large proximal end.
Within the femoral triangle, the great saphenous vein passes through the saphenous hiatus to drain into the femoral vein.
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