Femoral and inguinal herniae

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Lower abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Female

Large fatty mass in the right lacuna vasorum, that can be followed into the abdominal cavity (femoral hernia with omentum). Bilateral indirect inguinal herniae, also containing fat tissue.

Case Discussion

Unfortunatly, we didn't catch the distal end of the femoral hernia on CT.

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Case information

rID: 16829
Published: 23rd Feb 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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