Obturator hernia: A case report and review of the literature.


INTRODUCTION An obturator hernia is a rare condition but is associated with the highest mortality of all abdominal wall hernias. Early surgical intervention is often hindered by clinical and radiological diagnostic difficulty. The following case report highlights these diagnostic difficulties, and reviews the current literature on management of such cases… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2013.07.012


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@article{Hodgins2013ObturatorHA, title={Obturator hernia: A case report and review of the literature.}, author={Nicholas Hodgins and Krzysztof Cieplucha and P. Michael Conneally and Essam Ghareeb}, journal={International journal of surgery case reports}, year={2013}, volume={4 10}, pages={889-92} }