Femoral nerve lesion secondary to inguinal herniorrhaphy

E. Pozzati, M. Poppi, E. Galassi

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A case of immediate palsy of the femoral nerve secondary to surgery for indirect inguinal hernia is described. Explorative surgery demonstrated laceration of the nerve and scarring around it. Symptoms rapidly disappeared after neurolysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)85-86
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Surgery
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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