Foramen of Winslow (lesser sac) internal hernia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


80 year old male with epigastric discomfort and periumbilical pain.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male

Dilated small bowel loops with mural pneumatosis are seen at the left paraduodenal region with local intestinal pneumatosis.

Case Discussion

The findings are consistent with Foramen of Winslow internal hernia with intestinal pneumatosis. 

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Case information

rID: 20446
Case created: 20th Nov 2012
Last edited: 20th Jul 2017
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