Higher Recurrence Rate After Endoscopic Totally Extraperitoneal (TEP) Inguinal Hernia Repair With Ultrapro Lightweight Mesh: 5-Year Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial (TULP-trial)

Marleen Roos, Wouter J. Bakker, Nelleke Schouten, Charlotte Voorbrood, Geert Jan Clevers, Egbert Jan Verleisdonk, Paul Davids, Josephina Burgmans

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-246
Number of pages6
JournalAnnals of Surgery
Volume268
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2018

Keywords

  • heavyweight mesh
  • inguinal hernia
  • lightweight mesh
  • recurrence
  • totally extraperitoneal repair
  • RANDOMIZED CLINICAL-TRIAL
  • POLYPROPYLENE-MESH
  • HEAVYWEIGHT MESH
  • FOLLOW-UP
  • CHRONIC PAIN
  • LICHTENSTEIN
  • PROLENE

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