2 mn read The Hippo Trail compared a conventional sutured mesh with a self-gripping mesh (Progrip Mesh) in Lichtenstein Hernioplasty. The two parameters which were evaluated were incidence of chronic postoperative inguinal pain (CPIP) and recurrence rate after Lichtenstein hernioplasty. The trial was conducted since chronic pain is the most common complication of inguinal hernioplasty and it was thought […]Continue reading "The Hippo Trial: Comparison of Self-gripping Mesh and Sutured Mesh in Lichtenstein Hernioplasty (Randomized double blind trial)"
4 mn read Median Umbilical Ligament Apex of the bladder towards the umbilicus. It represents the obliterated allantoic duct and its lower part may be the site from the unusual urachal cyst. Medial Umbilical Ligament Obliterated umbilical artery on both sides and can be traced down to the internal iliac artery. Lateral Umbilical Ligament Has Inferior Epigastric artery […]Continue reading "Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair- Surgical Anatomy"
4 mn read Introduction This is an oblique intermuscular passage in the lower part of the anterior abdominal wall , Situated just above the medial half of the inguinal ligament Location Inferior part of the anterolateral abdominal wall Sponsored Content Surgical Anatomy and Technique: A Pocket Manual (US/UK) Surgical Anatomy and Technique: A Pocket Manual (India) Generations of […]Continue reading "Surgical Anatomy of Inguinal Canal"