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October-December 2021| Vol 4| Issue 4

Review Articles

History of inguinal hernia repair, laparoendoscopic techniques, implementation in surgical praxis, and future perspectives: Considerations of two pioneers

Those who do not know the past cannot understand the present and cannot shape the future. (Helmut Kohl, Chancellor of Germany 1982–1998). INTRODUCTION: Historical development of open and ...


Review Articles

Surgical treatment for inguinoscrotal hernia with loss of dominion with preoperative progressive pneumoperitoneum and botulinum toxin: Case report and systematic review of the literature

PURPOSE: The aim of this article is to establish which is the best peri- and intraoperative approach for patients with giant inguinoscrotal hernia. METHODS: A systematic review of the li...


Review Articles

A case report and a contemporary review of incarcerated and strangulated obturator hernia repair

BACKGROUND: Obturator hernia (OH) usually presents as a surgical emergency, with open primary repair most commonly performed. Given the morbidity and high recurrence of this approach, we presen...


Original Articles

An observational study of short- and long-term complications including pain after onlay mesh umbilical hernia repair

BACKGROUND: Information about outcomes for patients who undergo onlay mesh placement for umbilical hernia repair is scarce and the factors that influence adverse outcomes, such as long-term pai...


Original Articles

Ambulatory laparoscopic inguinal hernioplasty: Feasibility and cost minimization analysis

BACKGROUND: In recent years, laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair has become one of the elective techniques, attributing the advantages of minimally invasive procedures to it. However, the high ...


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International Journal of Abdominal Wall and Hernia Surgery, a publication of the International Endohernia Society (IEHS) and the Beijing Chao Yang Hernia Institute of Medicine, is a peer-reviewed print + online Quarterly journal.

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