Electrophysiologic evaluation of genitofemoral nerve in children with inguinal hernia repair


Soyer T., Tosun A., Keles I., Inal E., Cesur O., Cakmak M.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.43, no.10, pp.1865-1868, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2008.03.041
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1865-1868

Abstract

Aim: Genitofemoral nerve (GFN) injury may occur because of chronic pressure of hernia sac or surgical intervention. A prospective study was performed to evaluate GFN electrophysiologically in children with inguinal hernia repair.