Adolescent Surgery Session: They Look Like Adults, but Aren’t the Same-Hernia Repair


Todd Ponsky, M.D.

indirect hernia–18 sec
shutter mechanism–2:28
long-term pediatric hernia recurrence rate–4:35

Keyword(s): adolescent hernias, Bassini repair, children, chronic pain, general surgeon, high ligation, indirect hernia, infertility, internal ring, laparoscopy, mesh repair, muscle defect, muscle repair, pediatric inguinal hernia, pediatric surgeon, PPV, Shouldice repair, shutter mechanism, testicle, vas deferens

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    SAGES Webmaster on Mar 14, 2012
    This talk appeared at the 2011 SAGES Meeting and was selected via a peer review process.

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