Hernia, Femoral

Known as: hernia crural, hernia femoral, Femoral hernia 
A groin hernia occurring inferior to the inguinal ligament and medial to the FEMORAL VEIN and FEMORAL ARTERY. The femoral hernia sac has a small neck… (More)
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2007
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2007
OBJECTIVE To analyze mortality following groin hernia operations. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA It is well known that the incidence… (More)
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2006
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2006
PURPOSE This series prospectively evaluates a consecutive personal series of children undergoing laparoscopic hernia repair… (More)
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine the clinical presentation and outcome of incarcerated external hernias in adults… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To determine if certain outcomes of incisional hernia repair have improved in recent eras. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Risedronate, a potent bisphosphonate, has been shown to be effective in the treatment of Paget disease of bone and other… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
An arthroscopic technique for the use of mosaicplasty osteochondral grafting in the treatment of femoral condylar articular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Twenty-nine patients (thirty-two femora) had femoral lengthening over an intramedullary nail, with the nail and the external… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Increased bone turnover has been suggested as a potential risk factor for osteoporotic fractures. We investigated this hypothesis… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Incisional hernia is a serious complication of abdominal surgery. We compared incisional hernia frequency following… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Although the elective repair of groin hernias is advised to prevent strangulation, the likelihood of this complication occurring… (More)
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