LAPAROSCOPIC HERNIOPLASTY;

LAPAROSCOPIC TRANSABDOMINAL PRE PERITONEAL MESH HERNIOPLASTY AN INITIAL EXPERIENCE AT KHYBER TEACHING HOSPITAL.

  • Mohammad Zarin University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.
  • Maryam Alam Khan Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University, UK.
  • Muhammad Asim Khan MTI, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar.
  • Syed Asad Maroof Shah MTI, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar.
Keywords: Inguinal Hernia, Laparoscopy, Trans-abdominal Pre Peritoneal Mesh Hernioplasty, Endotacker

Abstract

Objectives: To study the outcome of Laparoscopic Transabdominal Pre Peritoneal Mesh Repair in our local setup. Design: Observational study. Place & Duration of Study: Surgical E Ward, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar. Patients & Methods: This study was conducted over a period of one year from June 2014 to June 2015; both male and female were included in the study. Initial 50 cases were included in this study. All the data was entered and analyzed by SPSS version 20.0. Results: There was only one female (2%) and 49 males (98%). With mean age of 36.46 ±14.53 years, right sided hernia was more common than left, indirect hernia was more common than direct. The mean duration of surgery was 62.05± 15.42 minutes. The mean length of hospital stay was 3.34 ± 0.5days. Mean VAS at 24 hours post operatively was 2.70 ±1.05 which was reduced to 1.24 ± 0.43 at 1 week follow up. Wound complications were negligible and there was zero recurrence at 3 month follow up. Conclusion: Due to its excellent post-operative profile and patient satisfaction TAPP procedure for inguinal hernia repair is an ideal intervention in expert hands.

Author Biographies

Mohammad Zarin, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.

MBBS, FCPS

Associate Professor

Department of General Surgery

 

Maryam Alam Khan, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University, UK.

MBBS, FCPS

Senior Fellowship

 

Muhammad Asim Khan, MTI, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar.

MBBS

Resident General Surgery

Department of Surgery,

 

Syed Asad Maroof Shah, MTI, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar.

MBBS, FCPS

Assistant Professor

Department of General Surgery

 

Published
2019-04-10