Abdominal viscera herniation through the chest wall is a rare condition. A case is presented of an abdominal intercostal hernia of the seventh right intercostal space; its pathogenesis and clinical features are described, and also the combined endoscopic and percutaneous surgical approach employed for its repair.
Endoscopic repair of an abdominal intercostal hernia / BOBBIO A; AMPOLLINI L; PRINZI G; SARLI L.. - In: SURGICAL LAPAROSCOPY ENDOSCOPY & PERCUTANEOUS TECHNIQUES. - ISSN 1530-4515. - 18 (5)(2008), pp. 523-525.