Laparoscopic tension-free abdominal wall repair: impact of mesh size and of different fixation devices in a consecutive series of 120 patients.

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PURPOSE To assess the impact of mesh size and fixation devices on short-term outcomes in a consecutive series of tension-free laparoscopic abdominal wall repairs. METHODS Data for 120 consecutive, unselected patients undergoing tension-free laparoscopic incisional (n=63) or umbilical (n=57) hernia repair were prospectively collected. A multivariate… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e3182901571

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