Hernia

, Volume 13, Issue 4, pp 455–457 | Cite as

Reply to the Letter to Editor by Prof. Desarda: inguinal hernia repair: the hypothesis postulated in the article is not true

Letter to the Editor

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    Amato G, Marasa L, Sciacchitano T, Bell SG, Romano G, Gioviale MC, Lo Monte AI, Romano M (2009) Histological findings of the internal inguinal ring in patients having indirect inguinal hernia. Hernia [Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10029-009-0483-4

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of PalermoPalermoItaly

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