An alternative anterior tension free preperitoneal patch technique by help of the endoscope for femoral hernia repair


Yetisir F., Salman A. E. , Ozlu O., KILIÇ M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.11, no.9, pp.962-966, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2013.06.008
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.962-966

Abstract

Background: Femoral hernias are relatively uncommon and have a higher risk for strangulation and incarceration. We introduce an alternative anterior tension free inlay patch technique by help of the endoscope for femoral hernia repair.