Fibrin Glue Versus Tacked Fixation in Groin Hernia Repair (TAPP)
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In this study the researchers want to compare fibrin glue versus tacked fixation in fixation of the mesh in laparoscopic groin hernia repair. The primary endpoints are early pain in the first 3 days postoperative days. Moreover, the researchers investigate general well-being, fatigue, seroma, haematoma, postoperative nausea and vomiting. Thirdly, they are investigating chronic pain and clinical recurrence.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
unilateral groin hernia
planned laparoscopic inguinal or femoral herniorrhaphy
converting to open operation
daily use of morphine or similar drugs daily in the last month