Sciatic hernia

Last revised by Dr Daniel J Bell on 24 Dec 2020

Sciatic hernias (alternative plural: herniae) are a rare type of pelvic floor hernia, which occur through either the greater or lesser sciatic foramina. The hernias can contain variable structures.

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: bowel-containing
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  • Case 2: ureter-containing
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  • Case 3: ureter
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