Inguino-crural hernias: preoperative diagnosis and post-operative follow-up by high-resolution ultrasonography. A personal experience.

@article{Dattola2002InguinocruralHP,
  title={Inguino-crural hernias: preoperative diagnosis and post-operative follow-up by high-resolution ultrasonography. A personal experience.},
  author={Pasquale Dattola and Antonino Alberti and Arturo Dattola and G Giannetto and Guido Basile and Maurizio Basile},
  journal={Annali italiani di chirurgia},
  year={2002},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={65-8}
}
BACKGROUND Hernia is an important pathology with an incidence of 5% in world population. The more affect region is the inguino-femoral. Normally the diagnosis was based on the clinical exam. A short time ago the high resolution ultrasonographic study was introduced. The purpose of our study was to value the sensitivity of US-HR in the preoperative diagnosis, in the postoperative follow-up and to compare the results to clinical exam. METHODS 140 patients affect by inguino-femoral hernia… CONTINUE READING

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