Clin Surg | Volume 4, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Stomach Incarcerated in an Inguinal Hernia

Hongwu Li, Dewei Zhang, Daye Yang, He Duan, Shilei Tang and Hangyu Li*

Department of General Surgery, University of Fourth Affiliated Hospital of China Medical, China

*Correspondance to: Hongwu Li 

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Inguinal hernia is a common disease in general surgery division. Usually, hernial contents are intraabdominal organs with relative high mobility, such as intestines and bladder, however stomach is rarely reported as a portion of the hernial content. Here we report a 75-year-old male patient with a left inguinal incarcerated hernia, with the incarcerated contents being part of the stomach and small intestines.


Li H, Zhang D, Yang D, Duan H, Tang S, Li H. Stomach Incarcerated in an Inguinal Hernia. Clin Surg. 2019; 4: 2391.

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