Strangulated Small Bowel in a Spigelian Hernia and a Review of the Literature

Abstract

Spigelian hernia was named after the Belgian anatomist Adriaan van den Spieghel who first described the semilunar line in 1645. Spigelian hernia remains an exceedingly rare abdominal wall defect amongst all the abdominal wall hernias. It has a reported incidence of 0.2 to 2% in the literature. Clinical diagnosis of Spigelian hernia remains a challenge to… (More)

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@inproceedings{Qin2017StrangulatedSB, title={Strangulated Small Bowel in a Spigelian Hernia and a Review of the Literature}, author={Zi Fang Qin and Joel Stein}, year={2017} }