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What is a Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, and is it the Right Treatment for You? by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook can your surgeon determine whether Laparoscopic Hernia Repair is right for you. The risks and benefits... repair before you start experiencing any potentially serious problems which may arise if your hernia...
LAPAROSCOPIC HERNIA REPAIR by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Herniorrhaphy (hernioplasty, hernia repair) is a surgical procedure for correcting hernia... with over 10% for a tension repair. In recent years, laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia has emerged...
Malpractice defense: Midgut Volvulus Following Gastric Bypass and Ventral Hernia Repairs by David W. Patient Expert . Judgment for the Defense Midgut Volvulus Following Gastric Bypass and Ventral Hernia Repairs... hernia repair in early 2001. Subsequently, in December 2001, she had an elective procedure by a general...
I'm not a surgeon but in my training as a family physician who assisted in hernia repairs, I never heard of a hernia repair on one side causing a hernia on the other.  However, folks who have a hernia...
That depends on the type and size of hernia you're describing.  Most hernias represent... other abdominal organs into the weakened pouch of skin or the uterus itself.  If there are any risks...
Inguinal hernia by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert , your doctor is likely to recommend surgical repair of a hernia that's painful or becoming larger. The good..., and the vast majority of newborns and children with inguinal hernias are boys. Other risk factors include...
Hiatal hernia by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert repair. Signs and symptoms Small hernias Most small hiatal hernias cause no problems. Large hernias... abdominal fluid or lifting heavy objects — can contribute to a hernia. Risk factors...
Malpractice defense: Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Following Nissen Fundoplication by David W. Patient Expert , Nissen fundoplication and hiatal hernia repair are associated with known risks.  The risks... through the esophageal hiatus of the diaphragm.  The patient was counseled that he needed surgery to repair the hernia...
Groin hernia? Keyhole or laparoscopic repair is best by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Laparoscopic or minimal access surgery (MAS) is increasingly popular for groin hernia repair. In MAS hernia repair the principles are very similar to conventional open surgery but with much smaller...
Soy and cruciferous vegetables reduce cancer risk by enhancing DNA repair by Mary Pougnet Patient Expert (I3C) found in vegetables such as broccoli, enhance DNA repair. After adding increasing doses of I3C... of certain proteins which repair damaged DNA. Additionally, when researchers added I3C and genistein...

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Treatment The main treatment of hernias is surgery. There are two main types of laparo ... » Read on
Treatment ... s. Babies who have a hydrocele caused by a hernia may have an operation to repair the hernia. The passage t ... » Read on