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Groin hernia in children

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Olesen, CS, Andresen, K, Öberg, S & Rosenberg, J 2019, 'Groin hernia in children' Ugeskrift for Laeger, vol. 181, no. 29.

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Olesen, Christoffer Skov et al. "Groin hernia in children". Ugeskrift for Laeger. 2019. 181(29).

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Olesen, Christoffer Skov ; Andresen, Kristoffer ; Öberg, Stina ; Rosenberg, Jacob. / Groin hernia in children. In: Ugeskrift for Laeger. 2019 ; Vol. 181, No. 29.

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title = "Groin hernia in children",
abstract = "Groin hernia is a common condition in children. However, in Denmark, no national guideline for treatment exists, and the evidence is sparse regarding optimal timing and preferred surgical technique. Almost all Danish children are treated with open surgery, even though the complication rate is similar for laparoscopy. Correct timing of repair of an asymptomatic reducible groin hernia is controversial, and the benefits of waiting versus the risk of incarceration should be considered. In this review, we summarise the evidence and give our proposal for a treatment flow chart.",
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TY - JOUR

T1 - Groin hernia in children

AU - Olesen, Christoffer Skov

AU - Andresen, Kristoffer

AU - Öberg, Stina

AU - Rosenberg, Jacob

PY - 2019/7/15

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N2 - Groin hernia is a common condition in children. However, in Denmark, no national guideline for treatment exists, and the evidence is sparse regarding optimal timing and preferred surgical technique. Almost all Danish children are treated with open surgery, even though the complication rate is similar for laparoscopy. Correct timing of repair of an asymptomatic reducible groin hernia is controversial, and the benefits of waiting versus the risk of incarceration should be considered. In this review, we summarise the evidence and give our proposal for a treatment flow chart.

AB - Groin hernia is a common condition in children. However, in Denmark, no national guideline for treatment exists, and the evidence is sparse regarding optimal timing and preferred surgical technique. Almost all Danish children are treated with open surgery, even though the complication rate is similar for laparoscopy. Correct timing of repair of an asymptomatic reducible groin hernia is controversial, and the benefits of waiting versus the risk of incarceration should be considered. In this review, we summarise the evidence and give our proposal for a treatment flow chart.

M3 - Tidsskriftartikel

VL - 181

JO - Ugeskrift for Laeger

JF - Ugeskrift for Laeger

SN - 0041-5782

IS - 29

ER -

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