Left paraduodenal hernia presenting as recurrent small bowel obstruction.

@article{Huang2005LeftPH,
  title={Left paraduodenal hernia presenting as recurrent small bowel obstruction.},
  author={Yu-Min Huang and Andy Shau-Bin Chou and Yung-Kang Wu and Chao-Chuan Wu and M Lee and Haw-Tzong Chen and Y J Chang},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2005},
  volume={11 41},
  pages={6557-9}
}
Internal herniation of the small bowel is a relatively rare cause of intestinal obstruction. Left paraduodenal hernia resulting from abnormal rotation of the midgut during embryonic development is the most common form of congenital internal hernia. We report our experience in the diagnosis and management of a young male with left paraduodenal hernia presenting as recurrent intestinal obstruction. Correct preoperative diagnosis of left paraduodenal hernia had been difficult due to non-specific… CONTINUE READING

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