A simple modified technique for repair of umbilical hernia in patients undergo laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Report of 10 cases

Ergul Z., ERSOY P. E. , Kulacoglu H., Olcucuoglu E., Devay A. O. , Gundogdu H.

GIORNALE DI CHIRURGIA, vol.30, no.10, pp.437-439, 2009 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : GIORNALE DI CHIRURGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.437-439
  • Keywords: Umbilical hernia, Mesh, Simultaneous surgery, Laparoscopic cholecystectomy


Background and aim. Umbilical hernia frequently accompanies cholelithiasis. It is possible to repair these hernias after completing cholecystectomy. We herein describe a simple modified technique for the repair.