Inguinal ovarian hernia

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Left inguinal reducible swelling for the last one day.

Patient Data

Age: 6 weeks
Gender: Female

There is left inguinal hernia containing left ovary which shows normal echopattern. The hernia passes superficial to the inferior epigastric vessels. The hernia is reducible with compression. Uterus and right ovary are normal.

Case Discussion

The case shows a reducible ovarian inguinal hernia in an infant.

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Case information

rID: 84303
Published: 20th Nov 2020
Last edited: 20th Nov 2020
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