bladder hernia


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bladder hernia

a protrusion of the bladder through an opening in the abdominal wall.

bladder hernia

The protrusion of the bladder or part of the bladder through a normal or abnormal orifice. Synonym: cystic hernia
See also: hernia
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The pathophysiology of inguinoscrotal bladder hernias is conditioned by weakness of the abdominal and bladder walls.
The majority of bladder hernias are discovered intra-operatively, with only 7% diagnosed pre-operatively and 16% post-operatively owing to complications (6).