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Techniques and Innovation in Hernia Surgery

Edited by Angelo Guttadauro

University of Milano-Bicocca

Every year in the United States there are about 800 000 interventions for the treatment of hernias.New prosthetic materials, specific devices, and surgical techniques that are more attentive to patient well-being and patient compliance offer a new dimension to abdominal wall surgery . Surgery of the abdominal wall, once considered minor, has now acquired the interest of the scientific world.Today, many surgical procedure options are available for hernia pathology. The choice of the correct indication for the patient’s pathology is very important for improving the effectiveness of surgery and ensuring better patient comfort, according to the concept of “tailored surgery”. The aim of this book is to collect experiences that analyze the most used and innovative surgical techniques by evaluating the correct indications in order to obtain maximum patient comfort and the lowest number of complications.

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Techniques and Innovation in Hernia SurgeryEdited by Angelo Guttadauro

Published: May 27th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.83109

ISBN: 978-1-83880-148-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-147-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78985-856-3

Copyright year: 2020

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6636 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: State of the Art in Hernia Surgery

By Angelo Guttadauro


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2. Ventral Hernia: Causes and Management

By Abdul Mannan Khan Rao


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3. Laparoscopic Retromuscular Repair of Ventral Hernias: eTEP and eTEP-TAR

By Victor G. Radu


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4. Incisional Hernia

By Anil Kumar and Shiv Shankar Paswan


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5. Refinements and Advancements in Anterior Component Separation

By Sahil K. Kapur and Charles E. Butler


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6. The Tension-Free Repairs without Mesh: Desarda and Modified Bassini Techniques

By Frederica Jessie Tchoungui Ritz


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7. Mesh Fixation Methods in Groin Hernia Surgery

By Morena Burati, Alberto Scaini, Luca Andrea Fumagalli, Francesco Gabrielli and Marco Chiarelli


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8. New Laparoscopic Surgery in Inguinal Hernia Repair

By Reno Rudiman and Andika August Winata


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9. Rare Presentations of Hernia

By Ashanga Yatawatta


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10. Laparoscopic Rare Abdominal Hernia Treatment

By Emrah Akin, Baris Mantoglu, Fatih Altintoprak and Necattin Firat


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