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What's New in the Management of Incarcerated Hernia

Caroline E Reinke, Brent D Matthews
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery: Official Journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2019 October 21
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Management of incarcerated hernias is a common issue facing general surgeons across the USA. When hernias are not able to be reduced, surgeons must make decisions in a short time frame with limited options for patient optimization. In this article, we review assessment and management options for incarcerated ventral and inguinal hernias.

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