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Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

Contents
Overview
Anatomy
Technical Analysis
Laparoscopic Mesh
Instruments
OR Set-up
Trocars
Consent
Coding-Billing
TAPP Technique
TEP Repair
Post-op instructions
Mngt. Complications
Oucome Analysis
Photos
References

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Laparoscopic Repair of Inguinal & Femoral Hernias
Trocars Placement

* We favor the same trocar insertion sites for TEP and TAPP repair. In some cases, the two 5 mm trocars are placed in midline position below the umbilicus for the TEP repair.

TROCARS
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 Sub-umbilical area - 10 mm or Structural Trocar
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 Right Lateral - 5 mm Reg. Versaport™ Trocar - [Short Trocar may be used]
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 Left Lateral - 5 mm Reg. Versaport™ Trocar - [Short Trocar may be used]


 

Procedural Videos
> Full TAPP Repair [Female}

>Full TAPP Repair [Male]

>Full TEP Repair [Male]

>Repair of Complications in TEP Repairs

> Repair of Complications in TAPP Repair

> Inserting and Using the TEP Balloon and Structural Trocar.

>Anchoring the Mesh Techniques in TAPP and TEP Repair

> TEP or TAPP: How to decide?


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