Uterus and ovary hernia of the canal of Nuck

Abstract

Hernia of the canal of Nuck is a rare condition occurring in female infants. The canal of Nuck is a portion of the processus vaginalis of the peritoneum within the inguinal canal. The processus vaginalis is an evagination of parietal peritoneum of the embryonic lower anterior abdominal wall that passes into the inguinal canal. Normally, it loses its… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00247-008-0959-x

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