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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 106-107

Sliding inguinal hernia in a case of Fournier's gangrene: A rare case


Department of General Surgery, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India

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Vinaysheel Priyadarshi
Post Graduate Resident, Department of Surgery, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi
India
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DOI: 10.4103/ijabmr.IJABMR_409_19

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Fournier's gangrene and inguinal hernia, both are common diseases. However, inguinal hernia in a case of Fournier's gangrene is rarest of rare cases. Only one such case is reported in literature. We present one such rare case. A 50-year–old man presented with blackish discoloration of scrotum with inguinoscrotal swelling. It was associated with pus discharge and foul smell. There were noassociated co morbidities. The patient was a chronic smoker from 40 years. Serial debridement was done until the wound became healthy and free of infection. After infection control, the patient was operated and hernioplasty was done.


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