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Hernia, Obturator MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Hernia, Obturator
Tree Number(s)
C23.300.707.937
Unique ID
D006553
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006553
Scope Note
A pelvic hernia through the obturator foramen, a large aperture in the hip bone normally covered by a membrane. Obturator hernia can lead to intestinal incarceration and INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.
Entry Term(s)
Obturator Hernia
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under HERNIA 1980-90; was OBTURATOR HERNIA see under HERNIA 1975-79
Online Note
use HERNIA, OBTURATOR to search OBTURATOR HERNIA 1975-79
History Note
91(80); was see under HERNIA 1980-90; was OBTURATOR HERNIA see under HERNIA 1975-79
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/19
Revision Date
2006/07/05
Hernia, Obturator Preferred
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