Journal of Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine 2012;31(4): 271-273.
Indirect Inguinal Hernia Containing the Uterus, Both Ovaries, and Fallopian Tubes in an Infant: A Case Report.
Su Jeong Hyun, Bum Sang Cho, Gi Seok Han, Seung Young Lee, Min Ho Kang
Department of Radiology, Chungbuk National University Hospital, Chungbuk, Korea. sircircle@hanmail.net
  Published online: December 31, 2012.
ABSTRACT
In female infants, an inguinal hernia containing an ovary with or without Fallopian tubes is not uncommon. However, an inguinal hernia containing the entire uterus and both ovaries is extremely rare. Herein, we report on a case of an inguinal hernia containing the uterus, both ovaries, and both Fallopian tubes, diagnosed by ultrasonography. We discuss the case and review the relevant literature.
Keywords: Hernia, inguinal; Uterus; Ovary; Ultrasonography; Infants
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