Chronic Pain after Inguinal Hernia Repair

  title={Chronic Pain after Inguinal Hernia Repair},
  author={Mallikarjuna Manangi and Santhosh Chikkanayakanahalli Shivashankar and Abhishek Vijayakumar},
  booktitle={International scholarly research notices},
Background. Chronic postherniorrhaphy groin pain is defined as pain lasting >6 months after surgery, which is one of the most important complications occurring after inguinal hernia repair, which occurs with greater frequency than previously thought. Material and Methods. Patients undergoing elective inguinal hernioplasty in Victoria Hospital from November 2011 to May 2013 were included in the study. A total of 227 patients met the inclusion criteria and were available for followup at end of… CONTINUE READING
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