[Results of laparoscopic repair of abdominal wall hernias using an ePTFE-polypropylene composite mesh].
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Zentralblatt für Chirurgie
- Publication Date
Apr 01, 2004
Laparoscopic prosthetic ventral hernioplasty using the composite polypropylene/ePTFE mesh offers short hospital stay and acceptable complications for primary and recurrent ventral hernias. Disadvantage of the composite mesh is the difficulty to roll this product into a sufficiently small size to permit its easy introduction into the abdominal cavity.
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