Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair Using Intraperitoneal Onlay Polyester Mesh Alone

Abstract

Background: Although the standard practice in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair is placing a dual mesh so as to prevent visceral adhesions to the mesh but majority of the patients cannot afford the cost of these meshes. We propose simple polyester mesh with omentum as a cheap and effective alternative to the dual mesh. Methods: This is a retrospective… (More)

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