We illustrate the various sonographic (US) appearances of the abdominal wall following this type of repair, including partial and complete recurrences. Correlation is made with CT imaging. The three-layered anatomical reconstruction of an incisional hernia is described.

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doi.org/10.1002/jcu.20606, hdl.handle.net/1765/16950
Surgery and Traumatology
Journal of Clinical Ultrasound
Department of Surgery

den Hartog, D, Dur, A.H.M, Kamphuis, A.G.A, Tuinebreijer, W.E, Hermans, J.J, & Kreis, R.W. (2009). Pre-, intra-, and postoperative sonography of the abdominal wall in patients with incisional hernias repaired via a three-layered operative suture method. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound, 37(7), 394–398. doi:10.1002/jcu.20606