Internal hernia as a complication of laparoscopic nissen fundoplication

Mahmoud B. Malas, Namir Katkhouda

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A rare case of strangulated small bowel through a defect in the falciform ligament is presented to emphasize the possibility of complication after the creation of a window in the falciform ligament during laparoscopic surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)115-116
Number of pages2
JournalSurgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Falciform ligament hernia
  • Internal hernia
  • Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
  • Smallbowel obstruction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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