Inguinal hernia revisited through comparative evaluation of peritoneum, processus vaginalis, and sacs obtained from children with hernia, hydrocele, and undescended testis


TANYEL F. C. , Dagdeviren A. , Muftuoglu S. F. , GURSOY M., YURUKER S., BUYUKPAMUKCU N.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.34, no.4, pp.552-555, 1999 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0022-3468(99)90071-4
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.552-555

Abstract

Background/Purpose: Histological structures of peritoneum, processus vaginalis, and sacs obtained from girls with inguinal hernia and boys with inguinal hernia, hydrocele, and undescended testis have been compared through immunohistochemical features to evaluate if any clue descriptive for the etiology of inguinal hernia exists.