Pediatric femoral hernias: a case report and review of the literature.

Farooq Shahzad*, Sarah Bowen-Pasfield, Richard Vaughan, Tarun Kumar

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Femoral hernias are rarely seen in children. We are presenting a case report of a femoral hernia with a review of the literature. It is always challenging to diagnose femoral hernias in children, particularly when the child has already undergone an operation for same side inguinal hernia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)10-11
Number of pages2
JournalThe West Virginia medical journal
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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