Incisional hernia

Known as: Hernias, Postoperative, Hernias, Incisional, Incisional Hernia [Disease/Finding] 
Protrusion of tissue at or near the site of an incision from a previous surgery.
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1937-2018
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
HYPOTHESIS A number of risk factors for incisional hernia have been identified, but the pathogenesis remains unclear. Based on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to determine the best treatment of incisional hernia, taking into account recurrence… (More)
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Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Since conventional suture repair for incisional hernia is associated with high recurrence rates, alloplastic and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
INTRODUCTION Incisional hernia formation is one of the most frequent complications in visceral surgery requiring reoperation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background: After more than 8 years of working in the field, we thought it would be interesting to evaluate our experience in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the type of prosthetic material and technique of placement influenced long-term complications… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Techniques for performing laparoscopic incisional hernia repair have been described and some advantages over… (More)
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Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Burst abdomen and incisional herniation are continuing problems for the general surgeon. A prospective study was carried out to… (More)
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