Amyad's hernia while reparing the bilateral inguinal hernia

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Arif Aslaner ; Tuğrul Çakır ; Umut Rıza Gündüz ; Burhan Mayir ; Nurullah Bülbüller (2015)
  • Publisher: American Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research
  • Journal: American Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research (issn: 2330-9237, eissn: 2330-9245)
  • Subject: Amyand hernia | repair | R | bilateral | Medicine | inguinal hernia
    mesheuropmc: surgical procedures, operative | stomatognathic diseases | digestive system diseases

<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>
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