Omental torsion related to inguinal hernia

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon

Presentation

Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male
CT

CT Abdomen

Oedematous omentum which swirls into the right inguinal canal. Appearances are consistent with inguinal hernia with omental torsion

Case Discussion

Inguinal hernia with large related omental torsion.

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Case information

rID: 18087
Case created: 7th Jun 2012
Last edited: 10th Nov 2015
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