Laparoscopic surgery for left paraduodenal hernia.

@article{Fukunaga2004LaparoscopicSF,
  title={Laparoscopic surgery for left paraduodenal hernia.},
  author={Masaki Fukunaga and Akio Kidokoro and Toshiaki Iba and Kazuyoshi Sugiyama and Tetsu Fukunaga and Kunihiko Nagakari and Masaru Suda and Seiichirou Yosikawa},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2004},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={111-5}
}
Paraduodenal hernia is a rare condition but the most common internal hernia. We describe the case of a 51-year-old man who was admitted with a complaint of 2 months' duration of recurrent left lower abdominal pain. Left paraduodenal hernia complicated by bowel malrotation was diagnosed, and the patient underwent laparoscopic surgery since no bowel necrosis was observed. The bowel incarcerated in the hernial sac was reduced, and an Endostitch was used to close the hernial orifice with continuous… CONTINUE READING