Items tagged “hernia”

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Bochdalek hernia

A Bochdalek hernia is a form of congenital diaphragmatic hernia. They occur posteriorly and are due to a defect in the posterior attachment of the diaphragm when there is a failure of pleuroperitoneal membrane closure in utero. Retroperitoneal structures may prolapse through the defect, e.g. ret...
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Morgagni hernia

Morgagni hernias are one of the congenital diaphragmatic hernias (CDH), and is characterised by herniation through the foramen of Morgagni. When compared to Bochdalek hernias, Morgagni hernias are: anterior more often right-sided (~90%) small rare (~2% of CDH) at low risk of prolapse Clini...
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Spigelian hernia

Spigelian hernia, also known as lateral ventral hernia, is a type of abdominal hernia along the semilunar line, resulting in herniation between the muscles of the abdominal wall. Epidemiology They are rare and account for ~1% (range 0.1-2%) of ventral hernias 2,3. The incidence is thought to p...
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Inguinal hernia

Coronal Reformat
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 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 30 Mar 2009
65% complete
CT
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Small bowel obstruction secondary to paraumbilical hernia

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Natalie Yang
Published 16 Aug 2009
77% complete
CT
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Obturator hernia

Obturator hernias are characterised by bowel herniating between the obturator and the pectineus muscles. They are a rare type of abdominal hernia and can be very difficult to diagnose clinically. Epidemiology Typically obturator hernias occur in elderly women 3,4 or patients with chronically r...
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Wandering spleen, squamous cell carcinoma with inguinal node metastasis

Wandering spleen
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Natalie Yang
Published 14 Sep 2009
77% complete
CT
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Morgagni hernia

Morgagni hernia
 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 22 Jan 2010
79% complete
X-ray
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Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

Congenital diaphr...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 13 Mar 2010
50% complete
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Diaphragmatic hernia, chronic gastric valvulus and aortic arch aneurysm

Diaphragmatic her...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 07 Apr 2010
53% complete
X-rayCT
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Incisional hernia

Incisional Hernia...
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 10 Jun 2010
32% complete
Ultrasound
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Epigastric hernia

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 27 Jul 2015
66% complete
Ultrasound
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Femoral hernia

Gray Scale

Ingui...
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 02 Jul 2010
75% complete
Ultrasound
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Muscle hernia: bilateral tibialis anterior at multiple levels

Muscle Hernia Rig...
 Diagnosis probable
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 30 Aug 2010
41% complete
Ultrasound
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Indirect inguinal hernia

Inguinal hernia
 Diagnosis probable
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 06 Jan 2011
66% complete
Ultrasound
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Lumbar hernia

Lumbar hernias are a rare form of posterior abdominal hernia.  Epidemiology Most common in patients aged between 50 and 70 years with a male predominance 1.  Clinical presentation Patients with lumbar hernias can present with a variety of symptoms, including a posterolateral mass, back pain,...
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Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia

Traumatic diaphra...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Salam
Published 27 Feb 2011
50% complete
X-rayCT
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Inguino scrotal hernia

Inguino scotal he...
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 05 Mar 2011
75% complete
Ultrasound
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Inguino scrotal hernia

Inguino scrotal h...
 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maulik S Patel
Published 23 Apr 2011
44% complete
Ultrasound
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Situs inversus totalis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino
Published 01 Sep 2011
83% complete
CT

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