fundiform

fundiform

 [fun´dĭ-form]
shaped like a loop or sling.
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fun·di·form

(fŭn'di-fōrm),
Looped; sling-shaped.
[L. funda, a sling, + forma, shape]
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fundiform

adjective Referring to or having a sling-like appearance.
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fun·di·form

(fŭn'di-fōrm)
Looped; sling-shaped.
[L. funda, a sling, + forma, shape]
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Speaking to Mirror Online, Ms Tilley explained: "Flaccid lengthening surgery means severing the suspensory and fundiform ligaments with the aim of allowing the penis to hang down/protrude lower from the body when flaccid."
Dorsal penile nerve block involves the injection of local anaesthetic into the root of the penis either side of the fundiform ligament, at the 10 and 2 o'clock positions, aiming to block the dorsal penile nerves (58).
Lying within this plane is a fan-shaped extension of the linea alba, the fundiform ligament, which forms a midline septum in the space (8).
Free communication across the fundiform ligament after a unilateral injection occurred in only one out of 17 patients (7).