A Busoga Hernia in Dhaka : A Case Report


Rasul G H1 , Rasul G2


A case of &saga hernia is described for the first time in Bangladesh. A 72 year old BO• presented m a private consultation with a 12 hour history of painful swelling in the right groin. Surgical explorntion revealed an omentocoele herniating through a l on diameter defect in the conjoint tendon. This was diagnosed so be a &maga hernia (direct hernia of futticular Opel. The candilion ass managed by hentiotomy and hentiorrhophy. Recovery was aneventfid.


  1. Depariment of Cardiac Surgery. Cardiac Centre

    United Hospital Limited, Gulshan, Dhaka

  2. Professor and Ex-Head of the Department of Surgery

    Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka

Volume 12, Number 1 January 2009
Page: 36-39