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325 Possible Causes for Femoral Hernia

  • Obesity

    Singapore Med J 1996 ; 37 : 519 – 21. 44 Variations in the inferior pelvic pathway of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve: Implications for laparoscopic hernia repair.[doi.org] The clinical anatomy of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair.[doi.org]

  • Morbid Obesity

    Bariatric Surgery Obesity is the second leading cause of unnecessary deaths. It is a disease that affects more than one-third of the adult American population (approximately 60 million), with an estimated 5 to 10 million considered morbidly obese. Morbid obesity is defined as being 100 lbs or more over the ideal body[…][web.archive.org]

  • Hernia

    […] fascia through the femoral ring into the femoral canal Atypical femoral hernias (rare) Beclard's hernia : herniation through the saphenous opening and cribriform fascia into[amboss.com] 551 Other hernia of abdominal cavity with gangrene 551.0 Femoral hernia with gangrene 551.00 Femoral hernia with gangrene, unilateral or unspecified (not specified as recurrent[icd9data.com] 552 Other hernia of abdominal cavity with obstruction but without mention of gangrene 552.0 Femoral hernia with obstruction 552.00 Femoral hernia with obstruction, unilateral[icd9data.com]

  • Inguinal Hernia

    Collectively, inguinal and femoral hernias are known as groin hernias.[uptodate.com] Femoral hernias typically have a characteristic funnel-shaped neck. Figure 10 Femoral hernia.[doi.org] Inguinal hernias, in turn, belong to groin hernias, which also includes femoral hernias.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Indirect Inguinal Hernia

    In this study, we present a case of an 83-year-old female who suffered from multiple hernias namely a left-sided indirect inguinal hernia, a right-sided femoral hernia, and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A femoral hernia is a defect around the femoral vessels and is most commonly seen in females.[nycherniasurgery.com] Femoral hernias are not as common as indirect or direct inguinal hernias, but we see more women that have femoral hernias.[drstevewilliams.com]

  • Direct Inguinal Hernia

    Femoral and direct inguinal hernias are very uncommon in infants and children, and management differs considerably from that of the more usual indirect inguinal hernias.[jamanetwork.com] Hernioscopic stuffing of the preperitoneal hernial sac using resorbable patch material was performed in seven direct inguinal hernias and in one femoral hernia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Can differentiate between direct and indirect inguinal, spigelian and femoral hernias.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Umbilical Hernia

    (See also Inguinal hernia in neonates .) Femoral hernias occur below the inguinal ligament and go into the femoral canal.[msdmanuals.com] Groin hernias Groin hernias include Inguinal hernias Femoral hernias Inguinal hernias occur above the inguinal ligament.[merckmanuals.com] The ULTRAPRO PLUG (UPP) has been adopted for inguinal hernias and femoral hernias with excellent results.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Weight Loss

    Weight loss, in the context of medicine, health, or physical fitness, refers to a reduction of the total body mass, due to a mean loss of fluid, body fat or adipose tissue or lean mass, namely bone mineral deposits, muscle, tendon, and other connective tissue. Weight loss can either occur unintentionally due to[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Femoral Hernia

    Several subtypes of femoral hernia have been described. Femoral hernias, like most other hernias, usually need operative intervention.[en.wikipedia.org] Whereas inguinal hernias are almost entirely a male disease, the sex incidence of femoral hernias is more nearly equal, with femoral hernias only marginally more common in[web.archive.org] Figure 2 Schematic view of right femoral region illustrating variants of femoral hernia.[doi.org]

  • Vigorous Coughing

    Respiratory System, 2nd Edition provides a concise and highly visual approach to the basic sciences and clinical pathology of this body system. This volume in The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations (the CIBA "Green Books") has been expanded and revised by Dr. David Kaminsky to cover important topics like[…][books.google.de]

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