Revista Cubana de Cirugía
versão On-line ISSN 1561-2945
ESPINEL GONZALEZ, Manuel e DOPICO REYES, Eduardo. Reparación de hernias inguinales recidivantes por vía preperitoneal con el uso de mallas protésicas. Rev Cubana Cir [online]. 1997, vol.36, n.1, pp. 30-39. ISSN 1561-2945.
Result of the surgical treatment on 17 patients presenting with inguinal hernia with two or more recurrences were analyzed. In 3 of them the hernia was bilateral. Synthetic polyester surgical mesh (mersilene) and a polypropilene mesh (marlex) were used for the repair. The surgical mesh was placed by preperitoneal abdominal via. After a follow-up period of 1-4 years no recurrence has been found in none of the patients
Palavras-chave : HERNIA INGUINAL [surgery]; SURGICAL MESH; SURGERY OPERATIVE [methods].