Combined and two-step surgical resolution of Garengeot hernia

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Patricio E. Donnelly
Federico Gemelli
Rodolfo D. Schlegel
Ricardo Coqui

Abstract

Garengeot’s hernia is defined as the presence of an appendix in the femoral hernial sac. We report the case of a 50 -year-old woman who presented with acute appendicitis within an incarcerated femoral hernia trated in two stages combined procederes: laparoscopic apendectomy first and open repair of the femoral hernia once week later.
When the appendix is inflamed the two stages combined procederes avoid the fixation of the mesh in a contaminate place.

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Donnelly, P. E., Gemelli, F., Schlegel, R. D., & Coqui, R. (2022). Combined and two-step surgical resolution of Garengeot hernia. Revista Argentina De Cirugía, 106(2), 122–124. Retrieved from https://revista.aac.org.ar/index.php/RevArgentCirug/article/view/394
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Scientific Letter

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