Bilateral total extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair (TEP) has outcomes similar to those for unilateral TEP: population-based analysis of prospective data of 6,505 patients

Gass, Markus; Rosella, Laura; Banz, Vanessa; Candinas, Daniel; Güller, Ulrich (2012). Bilateral total extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair (TEP) has outcomes similar to those for unilateral TEP: population-based analysis of prospective data of 6,505 patients. Surgical endoscopy, 26(5), pp. 1364-8. New York, N.Y.: Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00464-011-2040-3

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Whether bilateral total extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernia repair is associated with worse outcomes than unilateral TEP continues to be a matter of debate. This study aimed to compare different outcomes of large cohorts of patients undergoing bilateral versus unilateral TEP.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Gastro-intestinal, Liver and Lung Disorders (DMLL) > Clinic of Visceral Surgery and Medicine > Visceral Surgery

UniBE Contributor:

Banz, Vanessa Martine; Candinas, Daniel and Güller, Ulrich

ISSN:

0930-2794

Publisher:

Springer-Verlag

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:22

Last Modified:

18 Sep 2018 08:57

Publisher DOI:

10.1007/s00464-011-2040-3

PubMed ID:

22113423

Web of Science ID:

000303103900024

BORIS DOI:

10.7892/boris.7495

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/7495 (FactScience: 212768)

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