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Table 2 Comparison of complications between the two groups

From: Using inferior epigastric vascular anatomical landmarks for anterior inguinal hernia repair

  TTIPP group (n = 120) (%) VALTIPP group (n = 110) (%) P-value
Follow-up (months) mean ± SD 12.5 ± 2.4 12.8 ± 2.9 0.72
Recurrence (n) 0 0 NS
Seroma    0.170
7 days 8 (6.7%) 6 (5.5%) 0.72
1 month 2 (1.7%) 1 (0.9%) NS
3 months 0 0 NS
Wound infection (n) 0 0 NS
Foreign body sensation (n) 17 (14.2%) 10 (9%) 0.038
  1. SD standard deviation, NS not significant, TTIPP Group traditional transinguinal preperitoneal, VALTIPP Group vascular anatomical landmark transinguinal preperitoneal group