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46 Possible Causes for Hernia, Inguinal Mass, Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction

  • Indirect Inguinal Hernia

    […] a direct hernia passes medially.[] […] or impulse detected in inguinal canal with Valsalva maneuver or coughing Lipoma Soft, asymptomatic mass; does not change in size Lymphoma Firm, tender mass; may increase[] We suggest that sonography be performed routinely in female infants with an inguinal hernia containing a palpable movable mass.[]

  • Direct Inguinal Hernia

    Such an hernia is called indirect inguinal hernia.[] Reduction en masse of Direct Inguinal Hernia Medical Memoranda Br Med J 1962 ; 1 doi: (Published 16 June 1962) Cite this as: Br Med J 1962;1:1671 Article Related content Metrics[] Inguinal masses that resemble hernias may be the result of adenopathy (infectious or malignant), an ectopic testis, or lipoma.[]

  • Femoral Hernia

    Femoral hernias are a relatively uncommon type, accounting for only 3% of all hernias.[] These two patients had undergone inguinal herniorrhaphies less than 6 months prior to presenting with recurrent groin masses.[] The patient has a tense, slightly tender, spherical mass below his inguinal ligament, 2 cm inferolateral to his pubic tubercle. Usually, you cannot reduce it.[]

  • Incarcerated Hernia

    Hernia is classified as follows depending on the reduction: Easily reducible hernia Incarcerated hernia Strangulated hernia Incarcerated hernia This form of hernia that cannot[] mass of a long course.[] In the left inguinal area, there was a painful mass, compatible with incarcerated inguinal hernia.[]

  • Umbilical Hernia

    Umbilical hernias comprise 10% of abdominal wall hernias.[] Inguinal masses that resemble hernias may be the result of adenopathy (infectious or malignant), an ectopic testis, or lipoma.[] […] in the area of the fascial defect, as follows: For inguinal hernias, place a fingertip into the scrotal sac and advance up into the inguinal canal If the hernia is elsewhere[]

  • Intestinal Obstruction

    An internal hernia is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction, which can occur at any age.[] […] or fullness Inguinal and femoral regions – In particular, look for a possible incarcerated hernia Rectum – Assess anal patency (in a neonate), contents of anal vault, and[] Neonatal intestinal obstruction is caused by an anatomical abnormality that produces bowel movement failure.[]

  • Meckel Diverticulum

    Any hernia containing Meckel's diverticulum is classified as a Littre hernia.[] With a diagnosis of strangulated inguinal hernia, the patient underwent to urgent surgery.[] Google Scholar Sharma RK, Jain VK, Murari K, Kamboj S: Gangrenous Meckel's diverticulum causing acute intestinal obstruction in an adult. ANZ Journal of Surgery.[]

  • Congenital Peritoneal Adhesions

    Sex distribution of abdominal hernias Male (%) Female (%) Inguinal hernia 96 45 Femoral hernia 2 39 Umbilical hernia 1 15 Other 1 1 Internal hernias Internal hernias are rare[] ( Q41 - Q42 ) cystic fibrosis with meconium ileus ( E84.11 ) ischemic stricture of intestine ( K55.1 ) meconium ileus NOS ( P76.0 ) neonatal intestinal obstructions classifiable[] Rectal exam: mass lesions, presence of stool, and guaiac status if stool is present Ascites or hepatomegaly, which may raise concern for malignancy Laboratory tests Laboratory[]

  • Colonic Atresia

    Congenital hernia of the umbilical cord (CHUC) is a rare congenital entity compared to more common post-natally occurring umbilical hernia.[] Pulmonary sequestration Slipping rib syndrome Thoracoscopic lung biopsy Thoracoscopic thymectomy Tracheal stenosis Genitourinary Disorders Circumcision Cloacal exstrophy Inguinal[] […] atresia is a common cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction.[]

  • Rectal Obstruction

    Case Report A one month old baby presented with right inguinal hernia, left undescended testis with hernia and supraumbilical hernia.[] A rectal or lower sigmoidal mass may be palpated on rectal examination. An abdominal mass or fullness may be palpated if a tumor is present in the cecum.[] Neonatal intestinal obstruction occurs in 1/1500 live births.[]

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