CASE REPORT: A CASE OF ABSENT VAGINA WITH EVIDENCE OF TUBULAR STRUCTURE IN BILATERAL INGUINAL HERNIA.

Dr. Deepak Jain, Dr. S. B. S Netam, Dr. Siva Pradeep, Dr. Sachin T. R

Abstract


Hernia containing uterus and uterine adnexa as its content is dened as
hernia uterine inguinale . In the female, the counterpart structure of [1]
processus vaginalis which extends into inguinal canal is known as
Nuck diverticulum. The persistence of this peritoneal opening is
dened as Nuck cyst. This peritoneal sac gets obliterated by 8th
gestational month. The incidence of inguinal hernia in females is
1.9% Anomalies in non-obliterated canal may lead to the [2]
development of inguinal hernia. Hernia containing uterine horns is a
rare entity its diagnosis is often made post-operatively.


Keywords


amenorrhea examination estradiol characteristics

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