Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports

Case Report Volume 1 Issue 10

Inguinal Hernia or Pandoras Box?

Satish Kumar R, Tejasvi Kumar C*, Sahadev R and Nitish S

Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

*Corresponding Author: Tejasvi Kumar C, Assistant Professor of Surgery at Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

Received: October 12, 2020; Published: October 28, 2020



  Inguinal hernia with an appendix trapped in it is called an Amyands hernia. The overall incidence of Amyands hernia is only around 1 %. Most dreaded complications of this type of hernia is incarceration or perforation. Inguinal and femoral hernias are more prone for Incarceration of the appendix. In this case review we present to you a Amyands hernia with a caecal diverticula with associated complications with Inguinal hernia.

Keywords: Inguinal; Hernia; Appendicitis; Caecal Diverticula; Perforation



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Citation: Tejasvi Kumar C., et al. “Inguinal Hernia or Pandoras Box?". Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports 1.10 (2020): 13-16.


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