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A rare type of lesser sac hernia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11462917     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report herein the case of a female who developed a lesser sac hernia which was a rare type and was strangulated by a hole in the posterior layer of the lesser omentum. In our patient, abdominal computed tomography showed a loop of distended intestines among the liver, gallbladder and stomach. To our knowledge, there has been no previous report of transomental hernia exactly like our present case.
H Masuda; H Nakayama; Y Nakamura; N Aoki
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hepato-gastroenterology     Volume:  48     ISSN:  0172-6390     ISO Abbreviation:  Hepatogastroenterology     Publication Date:    2001 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-07-20     Completed Date:  2002-01-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8007849     Medline TA:  Hepatogastroenterology     Country:  Greece    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  741-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Third Department of Surgery, Nihon University School of Medicine, 2-11-1 Hikarigaoka, Nerima-ku, Tokyo 179-0072, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Hernia, Ventral / radiography,  surgery*
Ileal Diseases / radiography,  surgery*
Ileum / blood supply
Intestinal Obstruction / radiography,  surgery*
Ischemia / radiography,  surgery
Middle Aged
Omentum / radiography,  surgery*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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