Retromuscular Preperitoneal Repair of Flank Hernias
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 05/11/2012
Phillips MS et al. – Open retromuscular preperitoneal repair of flank hernias with iliac bone fixation is technically feasible, allowing wide mesh overlap for a durable repair. This approach may offer advantages of treating abdominal wall laxity and repair of larger defects when compared to laparoscopic approaches.