Indirect inguinal hernia containing portosystemic shunt vessel: A case report
Masahiro Yura, Kikuo Yo, Asuka Hara, Keita Hayashi, Yuki Tajima, Yasushi Kaneko, Hiroto Fujisaki, Akira Hirata, Kiminori Takano, Kumiko Hongo, Kimiyasu Yoneyama, Motohito Nakagawa, Department of Surgery, Hiratsuka City Hospital, Hiratsuka 2540065, Kanagawa, Japan
Author contributions: Yura M and Yo K performed surgery and wrote this paper; Nakagawa M reviewed the manuscript; all other members equally contributed to medical treatment; and all authors were responsible for the revision of the manuscript and final approval for submission.
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Corresponding author: Masahiro Yura, MD, Doctor, Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Hiratsuka City Hospital, 1-19-1, Minamihara, Hiratsuka 2540065, Kanagawa, Japan. email@example.com
Received: October 3, 2020
Peer-review started: October 3, 2020
First decision: November 3, 2020
Revised: November 18, 2020
Accepted: November 29, 2020
Article in press: November 29, 2020
Published online: January 16, 2021