Totally extraperitoneal endoscopic inguinal hernia repair (TEP) in 10 steps
Epublication WebSurg.com, Oct 2009;09(10). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en2755
This video describes our technique for a totally extraperitoneal endoscopic inguinal hernia repair or TEP procedure in a male patient with a right inguinal hernia. In some cases, short clips of other patients are inserted as intermezzo for better understanding. The technique consists of 10 consecutive steps of which steps 1, 2, 4, 8 and 10 are more basic and steps 3, 5, 6, 7 and 9 more advanced.