Laparoscopic obturator hernia repair in an adolescent

Academic Article


  • Obturator hernia is rare and has not been described in the pediatric population. The authors describe a case in a 12-year-old girl who presented with nonspecific abdominal pain and who was treated with a laparoscopic primary hernia repair. © 2005 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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    Author List

  • Sorabella RA; Miniati DN; Brandt ML
  • Volume

  • 40
  • Issue

  • 12