Nerve-Indentifying Inguinal Hernia Repair

Dellon, A. Lee
February 2007
World Journal of Surgery;Feb2007, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p421
Academic Journal
The article reflects on the identification of the cause of groin pain of neural origin after hernia repair. According to studies, groin pain occurs after 43% of mesh hernia repairs during the 2 weeks while 28.6% of Lichtenstein repairs are present at 6 months. Furthermore, information regarding the origin of groin pain can help surgeons to determine the right nerve surgery for patients.


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