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243 Possible Causes for Hernia, Strangulated Hernia

  • Umbilical Hernia

    Umbilical hernias comprise 10% of abdominal wall hernias.[] The patient was thus diagnosed to have a strangulated umbilical hernia.[] We present a rare case of a 73-year-old woman with a diagnosis at admission of intestinal obstruction caused by a giant strangulated umbilical hernia.[]

  • Indirect Inguinal Hernia

    […] concurrent hernias.[] […] escalates to become an incarcerated or strangulated hernia , which can be life-threatening.[] This is called a strangulated inguinal hernia, and surgery may be needed to correct the problem.[]

  • Direct Inguinal Hernia

    Such an hernia is called indirect inguinal hernia.[] Indirect inguinal hernias have a higher risk of strangulation.[] Laparoscopic preperitoneal mesh repair of the incarcerated obturator hernia and a contralateral direct inguinal hernia found incidentally was successfully performed.[]

  • Hernia

    Complicated or Serious Hiatus Hernia - This type of hernia is uncommon.[] A strangulated hernia can be life-threatening if it isn't treated.[] IN THIS ARTICLE Hernia Overview Hernia Causes Hernia Symptoms and Signs When to Seek Medical Care Exams and Tests Hernia Treatment Self-Care at Home Medical Treatment Next[]

  • Inguinal Hernia

    It is estimted that up to 75% of all abdominal hernias are Inguinal Hernias making this the most common form of a Hernia.[] CONCLUSION: For surgeons with sufficient knowledge of the anatomy and expertise in reducing the strangulated organ, TAPP for strangulated inguinal hernia is at least comparable[] Visual inspection of the content of the hernia sac is a crucial step of the emergency repair of strangulated inguinal hernias, to rule out the presence of bowel ischaemia[]

  • Epigastric Hernia

    This form of hernia is rarely seen, comprising less than 2% of all abdominal hernias.[] Skin discoloration over the hernia site is a sign of a serious epigastric hernia complication called a strangulated hernia.[] The authors of "Medical-Surgical Nursing: Critical Thinking for Collaborative Care," explain that a strangulated hernia can occur when an epigastric hernia becomes incarcerated[]

  • Spigelian Hernia

    A spigelian hernia is a hernia that occurs just about the pubis.[] In the case of a strangulated hernia, the condition is treated as an emergency.[] Strangulated LSH may be misdiagnosed as strangulated inguinal hernia. Early recognition and timely surgical repair are important to avoid strangulation.[]

  • Femoral Hernia

    Femoral hernias are a relatively uncommon type, accounting for only 3% of all hernias.[] It is typically discovered incidentally during hernia repair. Acute appendicitis in a strangulated femoral hernia is even more uncommon. Report a new case.[] Surgical emphysema of abdominal and thoracic wall, along with features of intestinal obstruction, has not been reported as a complication of strangulated femoral hernia.[]

  • Ventral Hernia

    […] as stomal hernia.[] […] and strangulated hernias ( p  1).[] The authors take a treated clinical case as a starting point to consider lateral ventral hernia, generally referred to as "Spigelian hernia".[]

  • Volvulus

    INTRODUCTION: Patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH), gastroschisis, and omphalocele are prone to abnormalities of intestinal rotation and thus future midgut[] Historically, mortality rates of 30-50% have been reported for acute volvulus, with the major cause of death being strangulation, which can lead to necrosis and perforation[] We report a case of ileal pouch volvulus, which occurred secondary to internal hernia.[]

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