SS  Vol.4 No.6 , June 2013
Laparoscopic Extraperitoneal Inguinal Hernia Repair Using a Novel Mesh with Self-Fixating Properties
Abstract

Laparoscopic totally extraperitoneal (TEP) hernia repair is a well-accepted technique for inguinal hernia repair. Different types of mesh and fixation methods have been described. Recently, a novel, self-fixating mesh has been introduced and used successfully in open inguinal hernia repairs. We report the first initial experience using this mesh for TEP repairs.


Cite this paper
J. Erbella and A. Erbella, "Laparoscopic Extraperitoneal Inguinal Hernia Repair Using a Novel Mesh with Self-Fixating Properties," Surgical Science, Vol. 4 No. 6, 2013, pp. 289-291. doi: 10.4236/ss.2013.46056.
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