Sutureless repair of inguinal hernia.

@article{Gilbert1992SuturelessRO,
  title={Sutureless repair of inguinal hernia.},
  author={Arthur I. Gilbert},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={1992},
  volume={163 3},
  pages={331-5}
}
Sutureless repair is successful for all but the largest of indirect inguinal hernias. After reduction of the peritoneal sac, the presenting indirect component of the hernia is immediately resolved by placement of a polypropylene mesh through the internal ring. The posterior wall is reinforced with a second swatch of Prolene mesh to prevent herniation, which… CONTINUE READING