Spontaneous rupture of umbilical hernia in an adult with evisceration of small bowel: a case report

  • Yugal Limbu Kathmandu Medical College
  • Manish Pokhrel
  • Tanka Prasad Bohara
  • Mukund Raj Joshi


Spontaneous rupture of umbilical hernia in an adult patient is a rare presentation. We present a case of a 43-year old male patient with long standing history of umbilical hernia who presented with sudden spontaneous rupture of the hernia with evisceration of the small bowel. The authors would like to highlight this rare complication of umbilical hernia and its management.


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How to Cite
LIMBU, Yugal et al. Spontaneous rupture of umbilical hernia in an adult with evisceration of small bowel: a case report. J Soc Surg Nep, [S.l.], v. 23, n. 2, p. 59-62, mar. 2021. ISSN 2392-4772. Available at: <http://jssn.org.np/index.php?journal=jssn&page=article&op=view&path%5B%5D=433>. Date accessed: 13 apr. 2021.