pseudohernia

pseudohernia

 [soo″do-her´ne-ah]
an inflamed sac or gland simulating strangulated hernia.

pseu·do·her·ni·a

(sū'dō-her'nē-ă),
Inflammation of the scrotal tissues or of an inguinal gland, simulating a strangulated hernia.

pseudohernia

/pseu·do·her·nia/ (-her´ne-ah) an inflamed sac or gland simulating strangulated hernia.

pseu·do·her·ni·a

(sū'dō-her'nē-ă)
Scrotal tissue inflammation or that of an inguinal gland, simulating strangulated hernia.

pseudohernia

an inflamed sac or gland simulating strangulated hernia.

pseudohernia inguinalis
a mass of cod fat distends the scrotum and dilates the inguinal canal.
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We herein present a case of herpes zoster complicated by segmental motor paresis of abdominal musculature resulting in pseudohernia.
4 We report another case of dermatomal herpes zoster with subsequent abdominal muscle weakness and a formation of pseudohernia.
Clinical diagnosis of pseudohernia of abdominal wall due to motor paresis of abdominal musculature was made as there was positive temporal relationship between the lump formation and onset of herpes zoster and with on abdominal pathology.
Pseudohernia represents a limited protrusion of the abdominal wall without an actual weakness of muscles.
Postherpetic pseudohernia should be considered when a patient develops clinical signs and symptoms of motor paresis that coincide with or follow a herpes zoster infection resulting in abdominal wall herniation or bulging.
Differential diagnosis of femoral hernia includes lymphadenopathy, saphenous vein varicosity, pseudohernia, femoral artery pseudoaneurysm, soft tissue masses.
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