Incisional hernia and small bowel obstruction following laparoscopic surgery: computed tomography diagnosis

A Wicks, F Voyvodic, R Scroop
Australasian Radiology 2000, 44 (3): 331-2
Incisional hernias are a relatively uncommon complication of laparoscopic surgery. Early CT diagnosis of small bowel obstruction due to incarceration in an incisional hernia after laparoscopic cholecystectomy enabled early surgery to be carried out, thereby preventing gut ischaemia and resection.

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