In case of indirect hernia
, hernia sac can usually be easily separated from the spermatic cord.
The randomised controlled trial study was conducted in patient of age around 35-60 years unilateral indirect hernia
alone taken for study.
The International Endohernia Society has stated that, in indirect hernia
repair, complete reduction of the hernia sac may eliminate the occurrence of chronic seroma [1, 5].
Majority of the patients had indirect hernia
and mean operation time was similar in both groups.
In one patient, recurrent indirect hernia
occurred within 2 years after the operation, and the patient presented for second operation.
Direct inguinal hernia was mostly observed in old aged patients and they were 19(44.18%) patients while remaining were of indirect hernia
Pubic tubercle and hernia sac injection: About 3 ml of 1% lidocaine was infiltrated at the level of the pubic tubercle around the neck and inside the indirect hernia
* For indirect hernia
repairs, an athlete can return to non-contact sports at six to eight weeks and contact sports eight to ten weeks after surgery.
An indirect hernia
originates laterally to the inferior epigastric artery.
At exploration through the left inguinal incision, an irregular mass was identified within the indirect hernia
recurred in one patient three months after operation.
The inguinal region was scanned for direct or indirect hernia
and edema within the inguinal canal.