Advances in Surgical Sciences

Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Inguinal Hernia Repair Using the External Oblique Muscle Fascia: Desarda Technique

    Diakite Sandaly*, Camara Fode Lansana, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Diakite Saikou Yaya, Fofana Naby, Kondano Saa Yawo, Condé Ansoumane, Camara Mariame, Condé Ousmane, Diallo Mamadou Saliou, Ousmane Abakar, Yom Petang Steve Cyrille, Toure Aboubacar

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 28 February 2024
    Accepted: 18 March 2024
    Published: 2 April 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ass.20241201.11
    Abstract: Introduction: An inguinal hernia is a protrusion of abdominal cavity contents or pre-peritoneal fat through a hernial defect in the inguinal region. Desarda's technique is an aponeuroplasty, based on closure of the posterior wall of the inguinal canal by a flap of the external oblique fascia. This technique has the advantage over prosthetic cures i... Show More