[Laparoscopic or conventional repair of inguinal hernia with synthetic mesh?].

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Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair by means of the transabdominal preperitoneal technique (TAPP) was compared with open plug-and-patch-repair (PP) in a prospective study. From September 1992 until July 1994, 86 patients were operated using the TAPP technique; after introduction of PP in August 1994, 105 patients were operated using this technique. From… (More)

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@article{Zieren1996LaparoscopicOC, title={[Laparoscopic or conventional repair of inguinal hernia with synthetic mesh?].}, author={Jurgen Zieren and Hans U. Zieren and Frank Axel Wenger and Joachim M{\"u}ller}, journal={Langenbecks Archiv fur Chirurgie}, year={1996}, volume={381 5}, pages={289-94} }