TITLE

A prospective, randomized comparison of traditional and laparoscopic inguinal exploration

AUTHOR(S)
Rogers, David A.; Hatley, Robyn M.; Howell, Charles G.
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Feb1998, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the indications for routine exploration of the asymptomatic contralateral groin during pediatric herniorrhaphy. Advantages of laparoscopy through the open hernia over traditional exploration; Distribution of the patients used for the study; Major complications associated with exploration of the contralateral groin during pediatric herniorrhaphy.
ACCESSION #
281309

 

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