publication . Article . 2015

Amyad's hernia while reparing the bilateral inguinal hernia

Arif Aslaner; Tuğrul Çakır; Umut Rıza Gündüz; Burhan Mayir; Nurullah Bülbüller;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2015 Journal: American Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research (issn: 2330-9237, eissn: 2330-9245, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: American Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research
Abstract
<p class="Abstract">Amyand's hernia is the term used for inguinal hernia containing appendix. It is a rare condition and found in 1% of inguinal hernia repairs. Here we report a case of Amyand's hernia in a 61 years old male who was diagnosed with bilateral inguinal hernia. He underwent surgery and bilateral inguinal hernia repair with prosthetic meshes and without appendectomy. The patient was discharged uneventfully.</p><p> </p>
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: surgical procedures, operativedigestive system diseasesstomatognathic diseases
free text keywords: Amyand hernia, inguinal hernia, bilateral, repair, Medicine, R
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