Hernia With Incarceration Or Strangulation

Risk Factors

  • Prior surgery w/ventral hernia
  • Inguinal or umbilical hernia

Symptoms

  • N
  • V
  • Distention
  • Obvious trapped intestine/omentum thru fascial defect
  • Decreased flatus

Physical Exam Findings

  • Pain at site of incarceration, e.g: Umbo hernia

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