Abdominal wall hernia and pregnancy: a systematic review

  title={Abdominal wall hernia and pregnancy: a systematic review},
  author={Kristian Kiim Jensen and Nadia Abdelaal Henriksen and Lars Nannestad Jorgensen},
There is no consensus as to the treatment strategy for abdominal wall hernias in fertile women. This study was undertaken to review the current literature on treatment of abdominal wall hernias in fertile women before or during pregnancy. A literature search was undertaken in PubMed and Embase in combination with a cross-reference search of eligible papers. We included 31 papers of which 23 were case reports. In fertile women undergoing sutured or mesh repair, pain was described in a few… CONTINUE READING
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