L'ernia di Morgagni-Larrey: Trattamento chirurgico con protesi di Marlex. Descrizione di un caso

Translated title of the contribution: Hernia of Morgagni-Larrey: Surgical treatement using Marlex mesh. A case reported

C. Caracò, G. Candela, L. Pezzullo, L. Santini

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Abstract

The authors described a case of hernia of Morgagni-Larrey in aged patients with an acute sub-occlusive symptomatology. This type of diaphragmatic hernia is uncommon and caracterized by an aspecific symptomatology which realize different problems in children and adult patients, in whom diagnosis can be made incidentally, executing analysis for other pathologies. Using Marlex mesh to repare hernia represents an improvement of surgery, because it enables to repaire a great hernia with a better result, and no recurrence.

Translated title of the contributionHernia of Morgagni-Larrey: Surgical treatement using Marlex mesh. A case reported
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)107-111
Number of pages5
JournalMinerva Chirurgica
Volume52
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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