Refereed review article in scientific journal (A2)

Abdominal hernia mesh repair in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: A systematic review

List of AuthorsEl Boghdady Michael, Ewalds-Kvist Béatrice, Laliotis Aggelos


Publication year2022

JournalLangenbeck's Archives of Surgery




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Postoperative hernia-repair complications are frequent in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This fact challenges surgeons’ decision about hernia mesh management in these patients. Therefore, we systematically reviewed the hernia mesh repair in IBD patients with emphasis on risk factors for postoperative complications.

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