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Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair: Transabdominal Preperitoneal (TAPP) Approach

  • Patrick J. ShabinoEmail author
  • Jacob A. Greenberg
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Abstract

Inguinal hernias are one of the most common problems seen in surgical clinics across the world. While hernias may be repaired by a variety of open and laparoscopic techniques, this chapter we will review our technique for the laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal repair of an inguinal hernia.

Keywords

Inguinal hernia Groin hernia Laparoscopic Transabdominal preperitoneal TAPP Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair 

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA

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