Abstract:Background:There are several surgical treatment options for inguinal hernia; however, there is no consensus on the literature identifying which surgical technique promotes less postoperative pain. Aim: To compare the intensity of postoperative pain between the surgical techniques Lichtenstein and transabdominal pre-peritoneal laparoscopy for the treatment of unilateral primary inguinal hernia. Methods: Were included 60 patients, of which 30 were operated through the Lichtenstein technique and 30 patients throu… Show more
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