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Traumatic abdominal hernia
  1. A-M Morris,
  2. K Docksey
  1. Emergency Department, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Ann-Marie Morris, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, Princes Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 7LN, UK; annmariemorris{at}

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An 18-year-old-man presented to the emergency department with right-sided abdominal pain. The previous night, he had an excessive amount of alcohol but had no recollection of a fall or trauma. On abdominal examination he …

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