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Informative Article | Surgery | India | Volume 12 Issue 3, March 2023
A Rare Case Report of Spontaneous Evisceration of Bowel in an Umbilical Hernia Rupture Patient
Dr. Sajal Gupta | Dr. Atul Mahajan
Abstract: Umbilical hernia is quite commonly seen in a patient with cirrhosis suffering from massive ascites. Here we a illustrate a rare case of spontaneous rupture of umbilical hernia leading to bowel evisceration in a patient with massive ascites following an acute rise in intra - abdominal pressure. This case highlights a potentially deadly complication of umbilical hernia in the setting of chronic ascites which was successfully treated with immediate surgical intervention.
Keywords: Umbilical hernia, ascites, evisceration
Edition: Volume 12 Issue 3, March 2023,
Pages: 1598 - 1599