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Desarda Repair for Inguinal Hernia

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02329938
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 1, 2015
Last Update Posted : January 1, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Tamer Youssef Mohamed, Mansoura University

Brief Summary:
Unlike Lichtenstein tension free repair for inguinal hernia, Desarda's repair was introduced as a pure tissue repair with no need for mesh. In other words; the complications which may arise from the use of a foreign body (mesh) will be avoided. The idea was to evaluate the efficacy of this new repair and compare it to the standard Lichtenstein repair.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Inguinal Hernia Procedure: Lichtenstein tension free reair Procedure: Desarda's repair Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 155 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Desarda Versus Lichtenstein's Repair for Inguinal Hernia: a Comparative Study
Study Start Date : December 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2014

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hernia

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Lichtenstein tension free reair
mesh repair of inguinal hernia
Procedure: Lichtenstein tension free reair
a mesh is apllied on the posterior wall of the inguinal canal and sutured to the inguinal ligament below, to the internal oblique muscle above , and to rectus sheath medially.
Other Name: pure synthetic repair

Active Comparator: Desarda's repair
non-mesh repair of inguinal hernia
Procedure: Desarda's repair
the repair is done using a flap of the external oblique aponeurosis sutured to the inguinal ligament below and to the aponeurotic part of the internal oblique muscle above.
Other Name: pure tissue reapir




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. number of patients with recurrence of inguinal hernia [ Time Frame: 2 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. VAS score for pain [ Time Frame: one year ]
  2. number of patients develped postoperative complications [ Time Frame: 2 years ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • inguinal hernia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • recurrent inguinal hernia
  • giant inguinal hernia
  • mental disorder
  • refusal to participate
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Tamer Youssef Mohamed, assistant professor of surgery, Mansoura University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02329938    
Other Study ID Numbers: MFM200956
First Posted: January 1, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 1, 2015
Last Verified: December 2014
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Hernia
Hernia, Inguinal
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Hernia, Abdominal