Pericecal hernia: a rare form of internal hernias

  title={Pericecal hernia: a rare form of internal hernias},
  author={Svetlana Kleyman and Shafia Ashraf and Sherin Daniel and Dinesh Ananthan and Aliu Sanni and Feroze K Khan},
  booktitle={Journal of surgical case reports},
We report a rare and interesting case of a pericecal hernia. A 34-year-old male presented to the emergency department with severe periumbilical pain, emesis and a prior syncopal episode. He noted a 3-month history of intermittent, colicky periumbilical pain. His abdominal examination demonstrated a palpable mass in the right lower quadrant, involuntary… CONTINUE READING