Amyand's hernia with mucinous cysadenoma of the appendix.

Indian J Surg 2010 Jul 20;72(Suppl 1):341-3. Epub 2010 Oct 20.

Department of Surgery, University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center (UKMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Amyand's hernia is a rare condition in which the appendix is positioned in the inguinal hernia sac. Mucinous cysadenoma of the appendix is rather extremely rare. We report a case of a mucinous cystadenoma of the appendix which presented as an incarcerated right indirect inguinal hernia (Amyand's hernia).

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July 2010

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