Exploration of the contralateral side when operating for inguinal hernia in children for detection of bilateral hernation

  • Protocol
  • Intervention



This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess and summarize the evidence of the prevalence of CPPV (1) and of the incidence of MCIH (2) in children with unilateral inguinal hernia, and therefore to propose or to reject hernia exploration and/or surgical management of the contralateral side.