Omental torsion related to inguinal hernia

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male

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
Published: 7th Jun 2012
Last edited: 10th Nov 2015
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