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Acquired spontaneous intercostal abdominal hernia: case report and a comprehensive review of the world literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17419863     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Intercostal hernias develop most often as a result of a blunt or penetrating thoracoabdominal trauma. We know of no prior report of a spontaneously occuring intercostal hernia. This study presents a review of the published literature that deals with this uncommon phenomenon, along with a discussion of our patient's clinical presentation and imaging findings.
Authors:
E Unlu; O Temizoz; B Cagli
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Australasian radiology     Volume:  51     ISSN:  0004-8461     ISO Abbreviation:  Australas Radiol     Publication Date:  2007 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-04-10     Completed Date:  2007-06-28     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0047441     Medline TA:  Australas Radiol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  163-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Trakya University School of Medicine, Edirne, Turkey. drercument@yahoo.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged, 80 and over
Contrast Media
Diagnosis, Differential
Female
Hernia, Abdominal / radiography*,  surgery,  ultrasonography*
Humans
Intercostal Muscles*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Contrast Media

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