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Bilateral femoral hernias in a prepubertal boy

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A case of bilateral femoral hernia in a young boy is described. Aspects of this condition in children are discussed and the diagnostic problems highlighted.

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Correspondence to S. J. Sheehan or G. Lynch.

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Sheehan, S.J., Lynch, G. Bilateral femoral hernias in a prepubertal boy. I.J.M.S. 154, 435 (1985). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02937220

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Keywords

  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Inguinal Ligament
  • Unilateral Hernia
  • Direct Inguinal Hernia