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Mesh Fixation With Intraperitoneal Tisseel (MEFIXIT)
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A Prospective, Controlled, Randomized, Patient and Evaluator Blinded Study to Evaluate Pain and Recovery in Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Umbilical Hernia Repair by Fixing the Mesh With Tisseel Versus Tackers
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 85 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Age: 18-85 years and Danish speaking
Umbilical hernia Ø 1.5 - 5 cm at preoperative clinical examination
ASA group I-III
Former laparoscopic umbilical herniotomy
Drug/alcohol abuse/ongoing use of strong analgesic
Liver disease Child-Pugh stage B/C
Immunodeficiency (ex. steroid use)
Other hernias recognized perop. and operated on at the same operation