Recurrent inguinal hernia: Preferred operative approach

Janu, P.G.; Sellers, K.D.; Mangiante, E.C.
June 1998
American Surgeon;Jun1998, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p569
Academic Journal
Evaluates the efficacy of mesh-based preperitoneal repair for recurrent inguinal hernia in comparison to nonmesh preperitoneal repairs and mesh and nonmesh anterior repairs performed at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Patient demographics; Operative outcomes; Controversy surrounding repair of inguinal hernia.


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