Spigelian Hernia : A Rare Variety of Ventral Hernia

  • Shahbaz Khan Panhwer, Erum Kazim, Saeed Quraishy
  • Published 2017


Spigelian hernia is rare and generally difficult to diagnose because of its location and vague non-specific symptoms. A Spigelian hernia occurs through the Spigelian fascia, which is composed of the aponeurotic layer between rectus muscle medially and semilunar line laterally. Nearly all Spigelian hernias occur at or below the arcuate line. The absence of… (More)


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