Management of Adverse Events After Inguinal Hernia Repair

  • Gina L. Adrales
  • Sepehr Lalezari


Inguinal hernia repair is one of the most common general surgery procedures worldwide. While the complication rate associated with this procedure is low, the management of adverse events can be challenging. This chapter explores the treatment of complications following both open and laparoscopic inguinal hernia repairs.


Inguinal hernia Perioperative complications Laparoscopic repair Open repair 


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  1. 1.John Hopkins HospitalBaltimoreUSA

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