Spigelian hernia

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen


Abdominal pain

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

Mass lateral to right colon.


Right iliac fossa Spigelian hernia (containgin small bowel and mesenteric fat) within intermuscular space between internal oblique and transverse abdominal muscles, contained by external oblique muscle and fascia superficially, lateral to rectus abdominus.

Case Discussion

Right iliac fossa Spigelian hernia (containing small bowel).

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Case information

rID: 30746
Published: 3rd Sep 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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