3D mesh reconstruction after inguinal hernia repair by MRI

Nicolas Kuehnert, Jens Otto, Alexander Ciritsis, Nils. A. Kraemer, Uwe Klinge, Ulf Peter Neumann & Klaus-Joachim Conze
Introduction: The purpose of this study was to present the first MRI visible mesh for postoperative 3D reconstruction in patients undergoing laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) or Lichtenstein hernia repairs. Material and methods: 20 patients with a groin hernia were randomized prospectively[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]