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dc.contributor.authorCaruana-Dingli, Gordon-
dc.identifier.citationMaltese Medical Journal. 1998, Vol. 10(2), p. 12-13en_GB
dc.description.abstractA hernia usually presents as a painful lump in the groin, often associated with a large strain but it may also be asymptomatic and coincidentally discovered on routine examination. The incidence of hernia increases with age but a large number affected are working men and they can be severely disabled by the condition. Inguinal hernia is a common condition and 763 hernia operations were carried out in Government hospitals in Malta and Gozo during 1997.en_GB
dc.publisherMaltese Medical Journalen_GB
dc.subjectInguinal herniaen_GB
dc.subjectHernia -- Surgeryen_GB
dc.subjectHernia -- Treatmenten_GB
dc.titleInguinal hernia repairen_GB
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