Petit hernia

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


History of right nephrectomy.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

Right inferior lumbar hernia (Petit hernia) containing bowel with a defect measuring about 13 cm.

Case Discussion

The Petit (inferior lumbar) triangle is an anatomical space through which inferior lumbar hernias can occur.

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Case information

rID: 63187
Published: 22nd Sep 2018
Last edited: 23rd Sep 2018
Tag: hernia
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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