Radiology Notes

My notes during radiology residency, fellowship, and beyond…

Jepperson-Wong-Lai Syndrome

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  • Bilateral fat filled inguinal hernias
  • caused by concomitant weakness in both inguinal rings plus herniation of intra-abdominal fat
  • asymptomatic
  • 50% male
  • Risk factors: obesity, midwest
  • Associations: fatty liver disease, heart disease, diabetes
  • Benign incidental finding
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Written by lmwong

April 1, 2010 at 3:19 pm

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