Abstract:Aim: The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate of 335 inguinal hernia repair by Lichtenstein technique in elective inguinal hernia management. Materyal and Methods: Three hundred fifty-five patients who administered to the General Surgery Clinic between Jan 2004 and Jan 2006 underwent inguinal hernia repair with the "Lichtenstein-tensionfree" surgery technique were retrospectively evaluated in respect to demographics, recurrence and postoperative complications. Follow-up data were obtained from hospi… Show more
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