Spigelian hernia: a case report and review of the literature

Angelici, Alberto Maria and Nasti, Aniello Gennaro and Petrucciani, Niccolò and Leonetti, Giovanni and Palumbo, P. G. (2006) Spigelian hernia: a case report and review of the literature. Il giornale di chirurgia, 27 (11-12). pp. 433-435. ISSN 1971-145X

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Spigelian hernia is a rare abdominal hernia that occurs through Spigelian aponeurosis. The Authors present a case of Spigelian hernia associated with narrowing of sigmoid colon and diverticular pathology.They also described historical background, surgical anatomy and etiopathogenesis of this hernia. By a remarkable revision of literature, they sum up epidemiology and clinical features of Spigelian hernia. Furthermore, they discuss diagnostic and therapeutic principles.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Abdominal hernia, Spigelian hernia, Mesh repair; Ernia addominale, ernia di Spigelio, ernioplastica protesica
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia
Depositing User: Chiara D'Arpa
Date Deposited: 12 Jul 2013 12:06
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2013 12:06
URI: http://eprints.bice.rm.cnr.it/id/eprint/5599

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