Reconstruction of the abdominal wall by placement and early excision of prosthetic mesh

R. Hirschl, F. E. Eckhauser, S. E. Raper

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

A technique is described by which large abdominal wounds may be managed. This technique combines the use of prosthetic mesh to minimize undue tension with early excision as a means of avoiding late wound complications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)237-238
Number of pages2
JournalSurgery Gynecology and Obstetrics
Volume173
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Reconstruction of the abdominal wall by placement and early excision of prosthetic mesh'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this