Inguinal Hernia, Direct

Known as: DIRECT HERNIA, internal inguinal hernia, Hernias, Direct Inguinal 
A protrusion of the abdominal cavity contents into the inguinal canal through the superficial inguinal ring.
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2013
2013
The purpose of this study was to establish the risk of recurrence after direct and indirect inguinal hernia operation in a large… (More)
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2008
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2008
 
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2007
2007
Seroma are common early postoperative complications encountered in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair. Previous anecdotal… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Inguinal hernia repair is performed in more than 600,000 cases every year in the United States. However, the true prevalence may… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Laparoscopic inguinal herniorrhaphy has been introduced recently as an alternative to conventional open repair… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine the expression pattern of certain metalloproteinases (MMPs) known to be involved in the degradation of the… (More)
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1999
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1999
Although abnormal collagen metabolism has been ascribed an important role in the high recurrence rates after surgical hernia… (More)
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1998
1998
The authors report their experience with the laparoscopic treatment of recurrent inguinal hernia in children. Between April 1993… (More)
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1993
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1993
The management of chronic pain in sportsmen and women requires consideration of a wide differential diagnosis. A syndrome caused… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
This report analyzes factors associated with 71 recurrent inguinal hernias in 62 children treated between 1976 and 1988. Cases… (More)
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