Acıbadem Üniversitesi Sağlık Bilimleri Dergisi 2016 , Vol 7, Issue 3
Spigelian Hernia and Laparoscopic Repair; Case Report
Ahmet Bal, Ogün Erşen, Ziya Taner Özkeçeci, Mustafa Özsoy, Rüçhan Bahadır Celep, Sezgin Yılmaz, Enes Şahin, Yüksel Arıkan
Afyonkocatepe Üniversitesi, Genel Cerrahi, Afyonkarahisar, Türkiye Spigelian hernias are rare hernias, which occur lateral to the rectus abdominis through a defect in the linea semilunaris, the aponeuroses of the internal oblique and transversus abdominis muscles. The spigelian hernias representonly about 1-2% of all abdominal hernias. Here we describe a case of Spigelian hernia diagnosed by clinical and radiological findings and laparoscopic repair with an intraperitoneal onlay mesh (İPOM) method. Keywords : spigelian hernia, laparoscopy, mesh