Staple fixation of mesh. Beware! The lateral femoral cutaneous nerve and the genital branch of the genitofemoral nerve usually cross under the iliopubic tract lateral to the cord structures. Rarely, however, these nerves have been reported to enter the th
Placement of mesh. A large sheet of mesh is laid over the entire floor, covering the cord and all myopectineal orifices.
Mobilizing the peritoneal flap for a left direct inguinal hernia.
Anatomy of male pelvis as viewed by angled (30-degree) laparoscope.
Male groin anatomy. In the female, the round ligament of the uterus leaves the pelvis at the internal ring.
Trocar placement for TAPP.