Abdominal Wall, Peritoneum, and Retroperitoneum



Hernia Repair Inguinal Hernia Incisional Hernia Inguinal Hernia Repair Spermatic Cord 
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Selected Readings Hernias

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Peritoneum and Retroperitoneum

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