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Pre-peritoneal prosthetic herniorraphy
  1. Laurence F. Tinckler


    The usual operations for inguinal hernia suffer from a number of undesirable features, which are briefly discussed.

    A new operation is described, in which the sites for potential herniation are protected with a synthetic prosthesis, as in Usher's method of incisional herniorrhaphy (1962).

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