Sciatic hernia: is it really rare?

Abstract

It is generally believed that sciatic hernia is extremely rare; however, asymptomatic sciatic hernia is occasionally found in patients with an obturator hernia. We investigated the frequency, risk factors, and prognosis of asymptomatic sciatic hernia, which have never been discussed in a published report. We retrospectively reviewed multidetector-row… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00595-013-0742-y

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@article{Karasaki2013SciaticHI, title={Sciatic hernia: is it really rare?}, author={Takahiro Karasaki and Tassei Nakagawa and Nobutaka Tanaka}, journal={Surgery Today}, year={2013}, volume={44}, pages={1079-1083} }