Users Online : 192 About us |  Subscribe |  e-Alerts  | Feedback | Login   |   
Journal of Minimal Access Surgery Current Issue | Archives | Ahead Of Print Journal of Minimal Access Surgery
           Print this page Email this page   Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size 
 
HOW I DO IT DIFFERENTLY
Ahead of Print

Complicated femoral hernia: Minimally invasive surgery management


 Department of Minimal Access Surgery, Bariatric and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Manipal Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Randeep Wadhawan,
S-18, Greater Kailash-1, New Delhi - 110 048
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/jmas.jmas_119_22

PMID: 35915525

Introduction: Complicated femoral hernias can be managed by minimally invasive surgery techniques in the select group of patients. This helps reduce the morbidity of open surgery and enables faster recovery of the patient. Concerns Addressed: Delay in diagnosis can be reduced by a good clinical examination of the patient with a high index of suspicion for these patients. Imaging helps to confirm the clinical diagnosis and plan the operative intervention. In trained hands, the complicated femoral hernias can be managed by laparoscopy which enables better visualisation. Post-operative recovery is also enabled by the minimally invasive surgery done. Conclusion: Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery can be done in the select group of cases of complicated femoral hernia by trained surgeons.


Print this article
Search
 Back
 
  Search Pubmed for
 
    -  Veetil DK
    -  Wadhawan R
    -  Verma NK
    -  Tanai SR
 Citation Manager
 Article Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed199    
    PDF Downloaded1    

Recommend this journal

2004 Journal of Minimal Access Surgery
Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow
Online since 15th August '04