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Erratum to: Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal hernia (International Endohernia Society)
The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1007/s00464-014-3917-8.
Prospective randomized study of stapled versus unstapled mesh in a laparoscopic preperitoneal inguinal hernia repair.
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A prospective randomized study of the need for stapling in laparoscopic extraperitoneal repair of inguinal hernias with 1-year and 3-year followup with no significant differences in recurrence or complication rates between the stapled and unstapled groups. Expand
Guidelines for laparoscopic treatment of ventral and incisional abdominal wall hernias (International Endohernia Society [IEHS])—Part III
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A systematic search of the available literature was performed in July 2012 of Medline, PubMed, Cochrane Library, and relevant journals and reference lists using the above-listed search terms and detected 78 relevant articles. Expand
Initial experience with extraperitoneal endoscopic radical retropubic prostatectomy.
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The initial experience for EERRP is encouraging, and further evaluation to refine the technique and determine its efficacy and role in treating prostate cancer is in order. Expand
Extraperitoneal endoscopic inguinal hernia repair.
The endoscopic extraperitoneal hernioplasty as reported in this study is a similar repair to that achieved by the conventional preperitoneal repair as described by Stoffa, Nyhus, and Rignault.Expand
Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal hernia (International Endohernia Society)
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This update includes four new chapters: single port surgery, convalescence, costs and training, and the authors concentrated on studies with level of 1 and 2 evidence. Expand
Chronic pain after inguinal herniorrhaphy.
Update of Guidelines for laparoscopic treatment of ventral and incisional abdominal wall hernias (International Endohernia Society (IEHS)): Part B
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The present update includes new developments in repair of abdominal wall hernias like surgical techniques within the abdominal wall, release operations, Botox application, and robot-assisted repair methods were included, and techniques which were not known 3 years before. Expand
Invasive amebiasis and ameboma formation presenting as a rectal mass: An uncommon case of malignant masquerade at a western medical center.
A 54-year-old man presented with rectal pain and bleeding secondary to ulcerated, necrotic rectal and cecal masses that resembled colorectal carcinoma upon colonoscopy. These masses were laterExpand
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