Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Obstructed right inguinal hernia
Pic 1: Dilated small intestine
Pic 2: A portion of herniated small instestine
This is a 73 year old male patient. He complained of right iliac fossa pain. Ultrasound revealed dilated loops of small intestine in the abdomen.
On further examination, a visible bulge was seen on the right groin. Ultrasound showed presence of a portion of herniated small intestine.