Bookshelf browsing| Volume 21, ISSUE 1, P131-138, July 1933

Download started.


The evolution of herniorrhaphy

      This paper is only available as a PDF. To read, Please Download here.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'


      Subscribe to The American Journal of Surgery
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect


      1. Breasted, J. H. The Edwin Smith Surgical Papyrus. Univ. Chicago Press.

      2. Bryan, C. P. and Bles, G. The Papyrus Ebers. London.

        • Wreszinski W.
        The Berlin Medical Papyrus.
        1909 (Leipzig)
      3. Adams F. The Genuine Works of Hippocrates. N. Y., Wood.

        • Andrews E.W.
        Imbrication or lap joint method: a plastic operation for hernia.
        Chicago M. Rec. 1895; 9: 67
        • Bassini E.
        One hundred cases of radical cure of inguinal hernia by authors method.
        Arch. et atti del Soc. Ital. di chir. 1888; 5 (pt. 2): 315
        • Billings J.S.
        The History and Literature of Surgery.
        in: Dennis, System of Surgery, N. Y.vol. 1. 1895
        • Brown A.
        Old Masterpieces in Surgery.
        Omaha, Neb. 1928; (privately printed)
        • Bull
        • Coley
        N. York M. J. April, 1890;
        • Coley W.B.
        in: Keen's Surgery. Saunders, Phila1919