Authors’ Reply: Small and Laterally Placed Incisional Hernias Can be Safely Managed with an Onlay Repair

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Köckerling, F., Schrittwieser, R., Adolf, D. et al. Authors’ Reply: Small and Laterally Placed Incisional Hernias Can be Safely Managed with an Onlay Repair. World J Surg 43, 2947–2948 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00268-019-05099-4

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