Migrating Filshie clip
- Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ, UK
- Kai Yuen Wong,
- Published 17 August 2009
A 49-year-old female was electively admitted for a ventral incisional hernia repair. She had a laparotomy 10 years ago for adhesions and a preoperative MRI of the abdominal wall showed a hernia at the level of the umbilicus as well as a foreign body suture-like material related to previous surgery.
Intraoperatively there was a loose Filshie clip external to the hernia sac presumably from …