Table 1

Comparison of age and weight among groups

Age (month)Weight (kg)
IH group16.9±2.911.3±1.7
MIH group18.3±3.911.7±1.6
Control group17.5±4.010.7±1.8
F value1.0462.333
P value0.3560.104
  • Values are mean±SD. One-way ANOVA was performed among groups, and there was no significant difference between groups according to Dunnett’s T3 analysis following one-way ANOVA.

  • ANOVA, analysis of variance; IH, inguinal hernia;MIH, metachronous inguinal hernia.