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Laparoscopic Spigelian Hernia Repair

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Purpose: Spigelian hernias (SHs) account for 1% to 2% of abdominal wall hernias. Traditionally they have been repaired using an open technique. Since 1992, laparoscopic methods have become increasingly popular with various techniques being described in the literature. This systematic review aims to represent the current trends in laparoscopic repair of SHs.

Materials and Methods: The databases MEDLINE and EMBASE were searched for appropriate terms regarding SH repair. Papers descri...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1097/SLE.0000000000000286

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques Journal website
Volume:
26
Issue:
4
Pages:
265-270
Publication date:
2016-08-01
Acceptance date:
2016-05-12
DOI:
EISSN:
1534-4908
ISSN:
1530-4515
Source identifiers:
681957
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:681957
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uuid:2cd85d99-32e6-4294-9e42-690f81d67e16
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pubs:681957
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2017-02-27

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