Inguinal Hernia, Indirect

Known as: INDIRECT HERNIA, hernia indirect inguinal, inguinal indirect hernia 
A protrusion of the abdominal cavity contents into the inguinal canal through the deep and superficial inguinal rings.
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1945-2018
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2006
2006
Inguinal hernias are a common entity with nearly 31,000 repairs annually in the Netherlands and over 800,000 in the USA. The aim… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Chronic pain is common after herniorrhaphy, but the effect of surgical technique (mesh versus non-mesh repair) and the… (More)
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2004
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2004
The repair of indirect inguinal hernia (IH) is one of the most common pediatric surgical procedures, and open surgery (OS) is the… (More)
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2004
2004
We report here of a patient with an incarcerated vermiform appendix occurring in a left-sided indirect inguinal hernia… (More)
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2002
2002
The development of indirect inguinal hernias in infants is caused by a patent processus vaginalis (PPV). Consequently, this type… (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
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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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE For over 50 years there has been debate over how to manage the contralateral groin in children who present… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE This study was done (1) to determine whether congenital indirect inguinal hernias in male pigs could be repaired by… (More)
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1956
1956
From 2 per cent to 5 per cent of all indirect inguinal hernias are of the sliding variety. (Sliding hernias are those in which… (More)
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