Value of a TEP approach for a bilateral direct inguinal hernia repair
Epublication WebSurg.com, Nov 2008;08(11). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2379
The laparoscopic inguinal herniorrhaphy has become an established approach to groin hernia. The use of a totally extraperitoneal (TEP) approach, allows a preperitoneal approach with potentially less discomfort and morbidity than do conventional repairs. We present a stepwise approach for the surgical repair of a bilateral inguinal hernia.