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Comparison Open Lichtenstein Repair and Totally Extraperitoneal Herniorrhaphy

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 29, 2019
Last Update Posted : January 29, 2019
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Uşak University

Brief Summary:
comparison of early and long term results of open lichtenstein repair and totally extraperitoneal herniorrhaphy for primary inguinal hernias.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Inguinal Hernia Procedure: hernia repair Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Early results such as postoperative pain, operation time and long term results such as chronic pain and recurrence will be compared.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 200 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparison of Early and Long Term Outcomes of Open Lichtenstein Repair and Totally Extraperitoneal Herniorrhaphy for Primary Inguinal Hernias
Actual Study Start Date : January 1, 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 1, 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : December 1, 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hernia

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: lichtenstein
hernia repair
Procedure: hernia repair
inguinal hernia repair

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. recurrence [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
    hernia recurrence

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • inguinal hernia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • recurrent hernia
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Responsible Party: Uşak University Identifier: NCT03820570    
Other Study ID Numbers: TEPP
First Posted: January 29, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 29, 2019
Last Verified: January 2019

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Hernia, Inguinal
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Hernia, Abdominal