Computed tomographic diagnosis of appendicitis within a spigelian hernia

Swati Deshmukh, Pejman Ghanouni, Robert Mindelzun, Justus Roos*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

A Spigelian hernia is a rare abdominal wall hernia diagnosed with ultrasonography or computed tomography. We report the first case of acute appendicitis within a Spigelian hernia diagnosed by computed tomography.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)199-200
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Volume34
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2010

Keywords

  • Appendicitis
  • CT
  • Spigelian hernia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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