Spigelian hernia after laparoscopic hysterectomy: Case report



Hysterectomy, Ileus, Spigelian hernia


A Spigelian hernia, which may be congenital or acquired, is a rarely seen (0.12–2%) defect of the anterior wall of the abdomen, often causing pain or swelling. Surgical treatment is recommended because of complications such as ileus and strangulation. In this presentation, a case of Spigelian hernia in a 57-year-oldwomen who presented with abdominal pain and ileus and was diagnosed using a computerized tomography scan in the trocar entry is discussed in light of the literature.


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Ozturk İnal Z, Inal HA, Alkan E. Spigelian hernia after laparoscopic hysterectomy: Case report. J Surg Med [Internet]. 2018 Sep. 1 [cited 2024 Jun. 13];2(3):401-2. Available from: https://jsurgmed.com/article/view/444053