Laparoscopic repair of a hernia of Morgagni using a suture technique.
Journal - Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Scotland )
Morgagni's hernia is a rare cause of a diaphragmatic hernia. The defect tends to be small and asymptomatic. When symptomatic, a trans-thoracic or trans-abdominal repair has been carried out. We report asymptomatic case, presenting in an elderly patient, repaired successfully using a laparoscopic approach and discuss various aspects of technique.
|ISSN : ||0035-8835|
|Mesh Heading : ||Aged Aged, 80 and over Female Hernia, Diaphragmatic Humans Laparoscopy|
|Mesh Heading Relevant : ||Suture Techniques surgery methods|