Risk factors for postoperative hematoma after inguinal hernia repair: an update.


BACKGROUND We recently sensed an increase in the frequency of groin hematoma after inguinal hernia repair (IHR) at our institution. The aim of this study was to provide a more updated assessment of the risk factors inherent to this complication. METHODS We performed a case-control study of all adult patients (age ≥ 18 y) who developed a groin hematoma… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2016.06.002


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