Table 5: Risk factors (Odds Ratio, 95% confidence interval, and p value) for the seroma formation after laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal repair.

OR 95% CI p value

The size of hernia3.6160.97-13.40.055

Strangulated hernia6.5641.29-33.30.023

VAS MAX0.4240.15- 1.1680.097

Statistically significant, VAS: Visual Analogue Scale