Spigelian Hernia

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Increased volume in the left abdominal wall region

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female

CT shows a a defect in the abdominal wall between left rectus muscles and anterior abdominal left oblique muscle,  in line Spiegel line, where protrudes adipose tissue, left colon and distal ileum.

Case Discussion

This case shows a Spigelian hernia.

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Case information

rID: 38883
Case created: 10th Aug 2015
Last edited: 6th Sep 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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