Transabdominal preperitoneal herniorraphy: technique and results.

As enthusiasm for laparoscopic surgery has grown, laparoscopic approaches to the groin hernia have evolved. The most widely accepted laparoscopic repair employs the placement of a large sheet of mesh in a preperitoneal position to cover potential hernia spaces. Between March 1994 and February 1997 160 inguinal and 3 femoral hernia were operated of an… (More)