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Lightweight versus Heavyweight mesh for laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia

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  • Muhammad Sajid,

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    1. Worthing Hospital, Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing, West Sussex, UK
    • Muhammad Sajid, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing Hospital, Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust, North Wing, Washington Suite,, Lyndhurst Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 2DH, UK. Surgeon1wrh@hotmail.com.

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  • Catherine Leaver,

    1. Worthing Hospital, Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing, West Sussex, UK
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  • Parv Sains,

    1. Worthing Hospital, Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing, West Sussex, UK
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  • Mirza K Baig

    1. Worthing Hospital, Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing, West Sussex, UK
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Abstract

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

The objective of this review is to systematically analyse the randomised controlled trials on the use of LWM versus HWM in patients undergoing LIHR by both trans-abdominal pre-peritoneal (TAPP) and total extra-peritoneal (TEP) approach.

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