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something approximating the shape of a triangle

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a small northern constellation near Perseus between Andromeda and Aries

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any of various triangular drafting instruments used to draw straight lines at specified angles

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a percussion instrument consisting of a metal bar bent in the shape of an open triangle

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In the course of eleven years (2005-2015), we analyzed 73 male patients with indirect inguinal hernia, unilateral or bilateral, primary or recurrent, in whom we performed placement modification of the PHS mesh, with 'plug free' position of the connector in Hesselbach triangle, medially of lower epigastria vessels.
Lower epigastria vessels were identified and 1-cm incisions were made through transverse fascia medially in Hesselbach triangle (Fig.
In our placement modification, by moving the PHS connector 'lower' or medially in Hesselbach triangle through separate opening of transverse fascia we eliminate the possibility of 'squeezing' the nerves and spermatic cord in internal ring, and avoid direct contact with peritoneal contents of underlay patch alone or together with the connector.