Flank Hernia Repair with Suture Anchor Mesh Fixation to the Iliac Crest.

@article{Mukherjee2017FlankHR,
  title={Flank Hernia Repair with Suture Anchor Mesh Fixation to the Iliac Crest.},
  author={Kaushik Mukherjee and Richard S. Miller},
  journal={The American surgeon},
  year={2017},
  volume={83 3},
  pages={284-289}
}
Traumatic or postsurgical flank hernias are complex and prone to recurrence, particularly at the border of the iliac crest. We reviewed our experience using suture anchors drilled into the iliac crest to fixate the mesh to bone. Our study of 10 repairs in eight patients was Institutional Review Board exempt. We obtained demographics, body mass index… CONTINUE READING