Incisional hernia after renal transplantation and its repair with propylene mesh.

  title={Incisional hernia after renal transplantation and its repair with propylene mesh.},
  author={Reza Mahdavi and Maryam Mehrabi},
  journal={Urology journal},
  volume={1 4},
PURPOSE Kidney recipients are susceptible to incisional hernia. We studied predisposing factors for incisional hernia in our patients and the results of its repair with propylene mesh. MATERIALS AND METHODS From 1989 to 2002, 589 patients had undergone kidney transplantation in our hospital. Of these, patients who developed incisional hernia were evaluated in this study. The following data were collected from their records: age, gender, weight, age at graft rejection, surgical complications… CONTINUE READING
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