Large inguinal hernia

Case contributed by Dr Wayland Wang


Scrotal mass

Patient Data

Age: 85 years
Gender: Male
Large number of bowel loops are demonstrated in the scrotum and projected over the right inguinal region, compatible with large inguinal hernia. No dilated bowel loops. No radiographic evidence of peritoneal free gas.

Case Discussion

An ultrasound performed concurrently as this x-ray confirmed bilateral inguinal herniae.

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Case information

rID: 50764
Published: 21st Jan 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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