omental hernia

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omental hernia

A hernia containing a portion of the omentum.
See also: hernia


pertaining to or emanating from the omentum.

omental bursitis
see intra-abdominal abscess.
omental hernia
passage of a loop of intestine through a tear in the omentum.
omental tear
see omental hernia (above).
omental veil
a lace-like omentum.