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Incarcerated Grynfeltt-Lesshaft Hernia

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Published in Journal of Radiology Case Reports. 2015, vol. 9, no. 4, p. 9-13
Abstract Superior lumbar triangle hernia, also known as Grynfeltt-Lesshaft hernia, denotes a subtype of abdominal wall hernia, and more specifically of lumbar hernia, occurring between the 12th rib, the internal oblique muscle, and the quadratus lumborum muscle. We report the case of a 92-year-old female patient in which this form of hernia occurred, complicated by incarceration and acute bowel obstruction. The discussion contains a short résumé of the different kinds of abdominal wall hernias.
Keywords Aged, 80 and overFemaleHernia, Ventral/complications/etiology/radiography/surgeryHumansIntestinal Obstruction/etiologySurgical MeshTomography, X-Ray Computed
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PMID: 26622923
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SCHEFFLER, Max et al. Incarcerated Grynfeltt-Lesshaft Hernia. In: Journal of Radiology Case Reports, 2015, vol. 9, n° 4, p. 9-13. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:89680

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