Foramen of Winslow (lesser sac) internal hernia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Epigastric discomfort and periumbilical pain.

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Male

Dilated small bowel loops with intramural bowel gas are seen in the left paraduodenal region.

Case Discussion

The findings are consistent with Foramen of Winslow internal hernia with pneumatosis intestinalis

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Case information

rID: 20446
Published: 20th Nov 2012
Last edited: 11th Apr 2020
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