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  • 2014-05-07

A new tool to access the extraperitoneal space in bilateral hernia TEP repair

Epublication WebSurg.com, May 2014;14(05). URL:
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Access to the extraperitoneal space is a key step in the totally extraperitoneal approach for the management of inguinal hernia. Different techniques have been described. However, the safest technique remains a standardized approach to the muscular sheath of rectus abdominis muscles. In this film, we demonstrate the benefit of using a port equipped with a dilatation sheath. The entire procedure is also shown.