Inguinal region

Known as: Inguen, Groins, Groin 
The lower region of the anterior abdominal wall located laterally to the pubic region.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE We sought to determine the role of adipocyte death in obesity-induced adipose tissue (AT) inflammation and obesity… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Repair of inguinal hernias in men is a common surgical procedure, but the most effective surgical technique is unknown… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) therapy has been shown to facilitate wound healing. Data on the mechanisms are scarce, although… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence of groin pain 1 year after inguinal herniorrhaphy and to assess the influence of chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Osteoarthritis of the knee is the most common cause of chronic disability among older persons in the United States [1]. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Inguinal hemia repair is one of the most common operations undertaken in routine surgical practice. It generally… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
This report describes a laparoscopic procedure for prosthetic repair of inguinal hernias using an extraperitoneal approach. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Laparoscopic techniques were used in five cases to repair incisional abdominal hernias ranging in size from 1.5 to 6 cm2. Four to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This study reports on animal experimentation and initial clinical trials exploring the feasibility of exclusion of an abdominal… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
One hundred years ago, Edoardo Bassini said: “L'ernia é una malattia meccanica.” Before that, Ambroise Paré (1598) and Joseph… (More)
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