Published: 2016-12-30

Unusual encounters in a hernia sac

Ketan Vagholkar, Amish Pawanarkar, Suvarna Vagholkar, Madhavan Iyengar, Kashmoorvalishah Pathan


Contents of a hernia sac are always a surprise. In most cases the contents of the sac determine the type of repair. A case of an inguinal hernia sac containing the appendix along with the dislodged end of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt tube is presented in view of its rarity.


Amyand’s hernia appendix, Ventriculoperitoneal shunt tube

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