Year: 2020 | Month: December | Volume 9 | Issue 2

Mesocolic hernia: unusual cause of intestinal obstruction in children

Pranay Panigrahi Sarita Kumari Kanika Sharma Amrita Rath Deepak Kumar Akash Mishra Sunil Kumar Gaur Shyamendra Pratap Sharma Sarita Chowdhary


Introduction: Internal hernia is considered under malrotation or defective rotation of mid-gut. Lack of fixation of the mesentery of the right or left colon may result in the formation of potential spaces. Entrapment of the mid-gut in these peritoneal sacs leads to a mesocolic hernia. Left mesocolic hernia occurs in 75% of internal hernias.

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