Pantaloon Hernia

  • Direct and indirect hernias co-existing on same side
  • Etiology for some recurrences.May be best approached by ligating the inferior epogastric vessels to convert the direct and indirect components to a single sac (Hoquet maneuver)
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Hernia Repair
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