Inguinodynia following Lichtenstein tension-free hernia repair: a review.

  title={Inguinodynia following Lichtenstein tension-free hernia repair: a review.},
  author={Abdul Hakeem and Venkatesh Shanmugam},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  volume={17 14},
Chronic groin pain (Inguinodynia) following inguinal hernia repair is a significant, though under-reported problem. Mild pain lasting for a few days is common following mesh inguinal hernia repair. However, moderate to severe pain persisting more than 3 mo after inguinal herniorrhaphy should be considered as pathological. The major reasons for chronic groin pain have been identified as neuropathic cause due to inguinal nerve(s) damage or non-neuropathic cause due to mesh or other related… CONTINUE READING


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