The operative findings revealed a sliding Maydl’s hernia with an ischemic inner ileal pathologyshouldbeinvestigatedandtreatedappropriately. Maydl’s hernia is a very rare type of a hernia and at times presents as a deceptive condition in a strangulated hernia. There is a paucity of. #DatoQx Hernia de Maydl o #Hernia en W – 2 asas de delgado en el saco. Alta probabilidad de estrangulación!!

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Marcelin Ngowe Ngowe has given final approval of the version to be published. Ileo-colic invagination is the commonest variety, can lead to an ischemic segment and requires surgery. Mercer S, Carpenter B. Incarcerated sliding colonic Maydl’s hernia. Relocation of the stoma and complete closure of the previous stoma site provides the best chance of cure. Sitemap What’s New Feedback Disclaimer. British Journal of Surgery. If the hernia appears medial to the examiner’s two fingers, then it is direct.

Incisional hernias should be repaired hetnia a they increase in size with time and may be very difficult to repair when large, b they are at risk of becoming irreducible, obstructed and strangulated, especially if the neck is narrow, and c patients request repair because of discomfort and unsightly appearance. There is a paucity of reference to this condition in the literature though it is mentioned in few standard textbooks with little detail.

Strangulation means that the blood supply of the contents has ceased due to compression at the hernial orifice. Received Aug 2; Accepted Nov 3. It may present as an emergency as in strangulating hernia requiring urgent treatment. Conclusion Obstructed inguinal hernia with ileo-ileal intussusception as hernia content is a very rare condition requiring accurate diagnosis and early treatment.


Midline incision and right inguinal wound were closed in layers. Am J Surg ; BoxLimbe, Southwest Region, Cameroon. The hernial sac contains two loops of intestine Maydl’s hernia. The authors acknowledge the final year medical students, Isabel Mulango and Derrick Awa, who contributed in mxydl patient management perioperatively. The herna of an inguinal hernia is above the inguinal ligament and pubic tubercle, and the hernia protrudes xe from above the ligament even though it may descend into the scrotum.

A small hernia may be difficult to palpate, especially in the obese patient. Report of a series of seven cases and review of the literature. Retrieved from ” http: A sausage-shaped lump concavity towards the umbilicus is the characteristic physical sign of intussusception. Use your account on the social network Facebook, to create a profile on BusinessPress.

Surgical treatment of a femoral hernia should always be advised because of the risk of obstruction and strangulation.

Fe carries the spermatic cord to the scrotum in the male, or the round ligament of the uterus to the labium majora in the female, together with the ilioinguinal nerve. International Journal of Current Research and Review.

Maydl’s hernia

The hernia is marked pre-operatively because it may reduce with anaesthesia and the defect may be too small to palpate. The protruded bowel was irreducible with signs of obstruction. With massive incisional hernias, pre-operative progressive pneumoperitoneum for 1—2 weeks may be considered hernis facilitate replacement of viscera into the abdominal cavity and abdominal wall closure.

Repair is recommended for unusually large hernias or if the hernia is still present at school age. Obstructed inguinal hernia usually occurs in indirect inguinal hernia. A Richter’s hernia may occur, and obstruction and strangulation are well-recognised complications.

This case report highlights the need for an early and accurate diagnosis followed herbia prompt treatment of groin swelling. There was no sign or symptom of obstruction or peritonitis. The neck of the sac is always located below the line of the inguinal ligament, even though the fundus may appear to be above the ligament.


Closure of the defect is required to prevent recurrence.

The principle of early referral and repair of inguinal hernias is the key for prevention of this complication as well as the associated morbidity and mortality. Abdominal examination is performed to detect organomegaly, a mass or ascites.

Gernia type 1 Amyand hernia has a normal appendix. It is most common in children, primary or secondary to intestinal pathology like herniz, Meckel’s diverticulum, submucosal lipoma or tumour. Obstructed inguinal hernia presents as an emergency. The inguinal canal passes through the abdominal wall between the deep internal and superficial external inguinal rings. Maydl’s hernia is a very rare type of a hernia and at times presents as a deceptive condition in a strangulated hernia.

Discomfort is due to stretching of the tissues of the inguinal canal and occurs typically when IAP is increased. Operation involves defining the sac and neck, returning the contents to the abdominal cavity, and repairing the hole in the abdominal wall.

The canal is a site of weakness and therefore potential herniation. Spigelian and Maydl hernias.

It cannot continue down the thigh in a subcutaneous plane because the superficial fascia of the thigh is attached to the lower border of the fossa ovalis and is firmer than the superficial fascia above the level of the foramen ovalis.