paraperitoneal hernia

par·a·per·i·to·ne·al her·ni·a

a vesical hernia in which only a part of the protruded organ is covered by the peritoneum of the sac.

par·a·per·i·to·ne·al her·ni·a

(par'ă-per'i-tō-nē'ăl hĕr'nē-ă)
A vesical hernia in which only a part of the protruded organ is covered by the peritoneum of the sac.
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Paraperitoneal hernias, where the outer part of the herniated bladder is wrapped with the peritoneum, are the most frequent group.