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Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair: Where Is the Border?

  • Francesco Corcione
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Abstract

As for all the analysis that can be made from the literature, even for ventral hernia treatment, everything and its opposite can be found, such as experiences with completely different results, “consensus conferences” where, except for some aspects, it is very difficult to give indications and to establish which the best treatment in terms of outcomes is.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francesco Corcione
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  1. 1.Past President of the Italian Society of Surgery, Head Surgery Department A.O.R.N. dei ColliHead U.O.C General Surgery Monaldi Hospital A.O.R.N. dei Colli, Honorary member de l’Acadèmie Nationale de ChirurgieParigiFrancia

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