Comment to: The transinguinal preperitoneal technique (TIPP) in inguinal hernia repair does not cause less chronic pain in relation to the ProGrip technique: a prospective double-blind randomized clinical trial comparing the TIPP technique, using the PolySoft mesh, with the ProGrip self-fixing semi-resorbable mesh. D. Čadanová, J. P. van Dijk, R. M. H. G. Mollen

Hernia. 2017 Oct;21(5):819-820. doi: 10.1007/s10029-017-1584-0. Epub 2017 Feb 8.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Chronic Pain*
  • Double-Blind Method
  • Hernia, Inguinal / surgery*
  • Herniorrhaphy
  • Humans
  • Oligopeptides
  • Pain, Postoperative
  • Prospective Studies
  • Surgical Mesh
  • Tetrahydroisoquinolines


  • Oligopeptides
  • Tetrahydroisoquinolines
  • tyrosyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-3-isoquinolinecarbonyl-phenylalanyl-phenylalanine