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Femoral hernia

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Right inguinal region swelling. Referred for ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female

Fat hernia is noted medial to right femoral vein.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound findings favored a right fat containing femoral hernia and surgery confirmed it.

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Case information

rID: 25936
Published: 17th Nov 2013
Last edited: 11th Nov 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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