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Abdominal wall ectopic testis mimicking spigelian hernia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21292101     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We encountered a patient with a swelling in the left lateral infraumbilical region and a left undescended testis. The appearance of the swelling was suggestive of a spigelian hernia. At operation, the swelling was actually an abdominal ectopic testis with associated inguinal hernia. This unusual finding led us to report this occurrence and present a brief review of the relevant literature.
Authors:
Anand Pandey; Jiledar Rawat; Jigyasa Pandey; Sunita Singh; Saroj Chooramani Gopal
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  46     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-04     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  415-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Surgery, CSM Medical University (formerly King George's Medical University), Lucknow 226003, India.
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