Die laparoskopische transperitoneale Leistenhernienoperation (TAPP)

@article{Krhenbhl1997DieLT,
  title={Die laparoskopische transperitoneale Leistenhernienoperation (TAPP)},
  author={Lukas Kr{\"a}henb{\"u}hl and Markus Sch{\"a}fer and Markus W. B{\"u}chler},
  journal={Der Chirurg},
  year={1997},
  volume={68},
  pages={977-985}
}
The value of the minimal invasive approach for treating groin hernias is not yet well defined. The standard treatment for primary hernia repair in Europe is an open approach (i.e. Shouldice) without mesh implantation. A mesh may be used to repair a so-called complicated hernia with a complete myopectineal defect, as well as for recurrent and bilateral… CONTINUE READING