UMMS Affiliation

Department of Anesthesiology

Publication Date


Document Type



Neuroma; Ultrasonography




Neuromas can result from any surgery and occur in 2.1% of patients with a Pfannenstiel incision. This etiology is frequently missed in patients who often have their complaints dismissed as psychosomatic. This case details a patient with pain from an ilioinguinal neuroma that was successfully diagnosed and treated using ultrasound.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

2012 New England Anesthesia Resident Conference, also presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists


Poster presentation at the New England Anesthesia Resident Conference, held on March 24, 2012 in Burlington, VT. Also presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Washington, DC, October 2012.



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