Amyand's hernia in the children: A single center experience


CANKORKMAZ L. , ÖZER H. , GÜNEY C. , ATALAR M. H. , Arslan M. S. , KÖYLÜOĞLU G.

SURGERY, cilt.147, ss.140-143, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 147 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.surg.2009.09.038
  • Dergi Adı: SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.140-143

Özet

Background. The presence of a vermiform appendix in an inguinal hernial sac is termed Amyand's hernia. It may present as a tender inguinal or inguinoscrotal swelling, and it is often misdiagnosed as an incarcerated or strangulated hernia.