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CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 23-25

De Garengeot's hernia: A case description and surgical approach


1 Department of Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai, New York, USA
2 Department of Surgery, Division of Metabolic, Endocrine and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai, New York, USA

Correspondence Address:
Gustavo Fernandez Ranvier
Department of Surgery, Division of Metabolic, Endocrine and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, 5 East 98th Street, Box 1259, New York, NY 10029
USA
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2542-4629.193043

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Femoral hernias account for 3% of all hernias and can frequently present with incarceration of omentum, preperitoneal fat, small bowel and colon, and more rarely a Meckel's diverticulum or appendix. De Garengeot's hernia (GH) is a rare type of femoral hernia representing 1% of all femoral hernias and contains the vermiform appendix. The purpose of this report is to present a case of GH with discussion of the clinical findings along with description and details of the surgical technique applied for its repair.


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