Influence of inguinal hernia mesh repair on testicular flow and sperm autoimmunity

  title={Influence of inguinal hernia mesh repair on testicular flow and sperm autoimmunity},
  author={I. {\vS}tula and N. Dru{\vz}ijani{\'c} and D. Sr{\vs}en and V. {\vC}apkun and Z. Perko and A. Sapunar and D. Kraljevi{\'c} and N. Bo{\vs}njak and Z. Pogoreli{\'c}},
  • I. Štula, N. Družijanić, +6 authors Z. Pogorelić
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Hernia
  • BackgroundThe incidence of infertility caused by the mesh inguinal hernia repair is not known. The aim of this study was to determine circulation and immunological testicular disorders after inguinal hernia mesh repair which can be related with infertility.MethodsFrom February 2010 to December 2010, 43 male patients who underwent inguinal hernia mesh repair were included in a prospective study. Testicular, capsular and intratesticular arterial flow dynamics were measured by Color Doppler… CONTINUE READING
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