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Surgical Emergencies in Inguinal Hernia

  • S. Rocchetti
  • R. Ariotti
  • G. Burtulo
  • M. Carlucci
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Abstract

Emergency surgery for inguinal hernias is associated with a high risk of postoperative complications as well as increased perioperative mortality rates.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Rocchetti
    • 1
  • R. Ariotti
    • 1
  • G. Burtulo
    • 1
  • M. Carlucci
    • 1
  1. 1.General and Emergency Surgery UnitIRCCS San Raffaele InstituteMilanItaly

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