Published: 2017-01-10

A rare case of herniation of liver through incision of cabg: A case report and review of literature

Sharique Ansari, Tanveer Parvez Shaikh, Nisha Mandhane, Sandesh Deolekar, Sangram Karandikar


Herniation of liver through an incision of previous surgery is a very rare phenomena. Here we present a case of herniation of part of left lobe of liver through a defect in the anterior abdominal wall due to previous coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) surgery. Up till now only two cases have been reported for liver herniation through scar of previous of CABG surgery and this would be the third case as per our knowledge.


Incisional hernia, liver herniation, coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG)

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