Umbilical hernia rupture with evisceration of omentum from massive ascites: a case report.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/252061
Title:
Umbilical hernia rupture with evisceration of omentum from massive ascites: a case report.
Authors:
Good, Daniel W; Royds, Jonathan E; Smith, Myles J; Neary, Paul C; Eguare, Emmanuel
Affiliation:
Minimally Invasive Surgical Unit, Division of Colorectal Surgery, AMNCH, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland. goodd@tcd.ie.
Citation:
Umbilical hernia rupture with evisceration of omentum from massive ascites: a case report. 2011, 5:170 J Med Case Rep
Publisher:
Journal of medical case reports
Journal:
Journal of medical case reports
Issue Date:
2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/252061
DOI:
10.1186/1752-1947-5-170
PubMed ID:
21539740
Abstract:
The incidence of hernias is increased in patients with alcoholic liver disease with ascites. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of an acute rise in intra-abdominal pressure from straining for stool as the cause of a ruptured umbilical hernia.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1752-1947

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dc.contributor.authorGood, Daniel Wen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRoyds, Jonathan Een_GB
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Myles Jen_GB
dc.contributor.authorNeary, Paul Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorEguare, Emmanuelen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-11-14T12:49:53Z-
dc.date.available2012-11-14T12:49:53Z-
dc.date.issued2011-
dc.identifier.citationUmbilical hernia rupture with evisceration of omentum from massive ascites: a case report. 2011, 5:170 J Med Case Repen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1752-1947-
dc.identifier.pmid21539740-
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1752-1947-5-170-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/252061-
dc.description.abstractThe incidence of hernias is increased in patients with alcoholic liver disease with ascites. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of an acute rise in intra-abdominal pressure from straining for stool as the cause of a ruptured umbilical hernia.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherJournal of medical case reportsen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Journal of medical case reportsen_GB
dc.titleUmbilical hernia rupture with evisceration of omentum from massive ascites: a case report.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentMinimally Invasive Surgical Unit, Division of Colorectal Surgery, AMNCH, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland. goodd@tcd.ie.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalJournal of medical case reportsen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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