• abdomen
  • Emergency laparotomy 6 hours after the incident confirmed a tear of the sigmoid colon accompanied by free blood and faeces in the left inguinal region of the abdomen. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • defect
  • A hernia can be described as reducible if the contents within the sac can be pushed back through the defect into the peritoneal cavity, whereas with an incarcerated hernia, the contents are stuck in the hernia sac. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • Traditional hernia repairs usually require a longer recovery (3-5 weeks) but can be performed under local anesthetic meaning the patient does not have to have a full general anesthetic. (healthtap.com)
  • case
  • We report a case of an 85-year-old man with a known asymptomatic left femoral hernia who was admitted to the emergency ward a few hours after falling from a bicycle and suffering from blunt trauma of the handlebar to the left inguinal region. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • A case report of a de Garengeot hernia in a nonagenarian veteran. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • operation
  • In the us, I believe that most surgeons can schedule a hernia operation within a few weeks after initial evaluation. (healthtap.com)