Indirect Femoral Hernia

History:

24 y/o man who developed left groin pain after lifting a heavy object.

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Using sterile technique and local anesthesia, a 22g Chiba needle was inserted into the peritoneal cavity and 50 cc of non-ionic contrast was injected. The patient was asked to walk for 10 minutes before taking films.
September 27, 2003 Back to teaching file index