Amyand's hernia and acute appendicitis: Case presentation in Basic Hospital of Chone

International Journal of Health Sciences

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Title Amyand's hernia and acute appendicitis: Case presentation in Basic Hospital of Chone
Creator Palmero, Orelvis Rodríguez
Marin, Liseidy Ordaz
Velázquez, María Del Rosario Herrera
Andrade, Agustín Marcos García
Subject apéndice cecal
hernia de amyand
hernia inguinal
permanent protrusion
Description Present the case of a 66-year-old male patient, with a history of right inguinal hernia, who was referred to the emergency room at the IESS de Chone Basic Hospital in the north of the Manabí province, Ecuador, with symptoms of Abdominal pain of more than 24 hours of evolution located in the right iliac fossa and inguinal region on the same side, in the physical examination the hernia was impossible to reduce, so he was taken to the operating room, in the intervention the cecal appendix was found swollen within the hernial sac, a condition known as Amyand's hernia.
Publisher Universidad Tecnica de Manabi
Date 2020-08-31
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Source International journal of health sciences; Vol. 4 No. 2: August 2020; 19-23
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of health sciences

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