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 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
Published: 20th Nov 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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