A 7-year-old Boy with an Abdominal Wall Hernia and Ischemia of the Left Leg after a Bicycle Handle Bar Injury
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- Hulscher, J.B.F., Idu, M.M., Tytgat, S.H.A.J. et al. Eur J Trauma (2006) 32: 407. doi:10.1007/s00068-006-5057-x
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Traumatic abdominal wall hernia is a rare event. We describe a 7-year-old boy in whom this rare injury was combined with a traumatic dissection of the external iliac artery. The hernia was corrected by primary repair, the dissection by resection of the injured part and endto-end anastomosis.