Riparazione di ernie difficili negli anziani. Un particolare caso clinico

Translated title of the contribution: Difficult hernia repair in the elderly. A particular case

G. Campanelli, M. Senni-Buratti, A. Ruca, F. M. Nicolosi, E. Contessini-Avesani

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A particular clinical case personally observed is described. On the basis of this case it is evaluated if it can be correct to implant a mesh in potentially contaminated areas, if preperitoneal repair is the best approach in recurrent or difficult hernia repair and if there are specific contraindications in operating elderly patients.

Translated title of the contributionDifficult hernia repair in the elderly. A particular case
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)601-606
Number of pages6
JournalMinerva Chirurgica
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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