April-June 2022| Vol 5| Issue 2
A novel hybrid approach to the repair of flank hernias
Background: Flank hernias are uncommon and challenging to repair. Discussion of flank hernia repair is scarce in the literature. We present a novel approach to repair flank incisional, traumati...
Surgical repair of abdominal wall hernias in rural southeast Nigeria: Barriers, outcomes, and opportunities for change
Background: Abdominal wall hernias constitute a significant cause of morbidity and mortality globally, but more importantly, they present a more pathetic situation in rural areas of sub-Saharan...
A single surgeon’s experience of 1000 consecutive transabdominal preperitoneal repair cases and measures to prevent recurrence
PURPOSE: In laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal repair (TAPP), the use of a larger mesh has been shown to reduce the rate of recurrence of hernia. However, recurrence may still be observe...
Outcomes after laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) hernia repair in the emergency: A matched case-control study
Introduction: Laparoscopic repair of groin hernia (LRGH) is widely accepted for elective cases, but its use in emergency cases remains controversial. We aimed to compare postoperative outcomes ...
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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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