Updates in Surgery

, Volume 70, Issue 1, pp 151–152 | Cite as

A 5-mm trocar site paramedian early onset voluminous hernia: still in doubt?

  • Antonio Pellegrino
  • Gianluca Raffaello Damiani
  • Giuseppe Trojano
  • Massimo Stomati
Letter to the Editor
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Research involving human participants and/or animals

All procedures performed in our study involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

The informed consent was obtained.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyASTT LECCO, Ospedale Alessandro ManzoniLeccoItaly
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyUniversity of Bari Aldo MoroBariItaly
  3. 3.Unit for Obstetrics and gynecologyFrancavilla fontana hospitalFrancavilla fontanaItaly

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