The laparoscopic transperitoneal approach for irreducible inguinal hernias: Perioperative outcome in four patients

BACKGROUND Incarceration and strangulation are the most feared complications of inguinal hernia. Till date, incarcerated hernias have traditionally been treated by conventional open repair. Reports are now available for the feasibility of laparoscopic repair of incarcerated inguinal hernia. Here, we described our experience with the transperitoneal approach… CONTINUE READING