Anterior abdominal wall hernia

Anterior (or ventral) abdominal wall hernias (herniae also used) are a subgroup of abdominal wall herniae that are differentiated by the location of the hernia. 

Other types that may be seen at different locations are:

Article information

rID: 79048
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • ventral abdominal wall herniation
  • ventral abdominal wall hernias
  • ventral abdominal wall herniae
  • ventral abdominal wall hernia
  • Anterior abdominal wall herniation
  • Anterior abdominal wall hernia
  • Anterior abdominal wall herniae

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