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Inguinal hernia by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Inguinal hernias occur when part of the intestine protrudes through a weak spot in the abdomen — often along the inguinal canal, which carries the spermatic cord in men. Introduction Inguinal hernias occur when soft...
Midline and Inguinal Hernias – Latest Treatment Options from London Teaching Hospital Specialists by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook to significant reductions in recurrence rates. The technological advances for midline hernia meshes allow... though a weakness or a hole in the muscles, it becomes a hernia. Other parts of the body can also have organ...
Inguinal Hernia by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert A hernia is a condition in which part of the intestine bulges through a weak area in muscles in the abdomen. An inguinal hernia occurs in the groin (the area between the abdomen and thigh). It is called...
Hernia Surgical Mesh Implants by FDA Most hernias are caused by a combination of pressure and an opening or weakness of muscle or connective tissue. The pressure pushes an organ or tissue through the opening or weak spot...
LAPAROSCOPIC HERNIA REPAIR by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert to strengthen the inguinal region; some popular techniques include the Lichtenstein repair (flat mesh patch... by a Lichtenstein-type patch), Kugel (mesh device placed behind the defect), and Prolene Hernia System (2-layer mesh...
New Study Reconfirms Long-Term Strength of Biodesign™ Hernia Graft – Cook Medical by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven -up time for a biologic mesh used in hernia repair, demonstrated that the Biodesign Hernia Graft possesses... of the Biodesign Hernia Graft for incisional, umbilical, inguinal, femoral and parastomal hernias in potentially or...
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...
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...
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plastic surgery.  BTW, inguinal hernias can be in the groin and if left alone, can sometimes descend... Hernias can be thought of as essentially internal organs in the wrong place.  For instance...

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Treatment The main treatment of hernias is surgery. There are two main types of laparo ... » Read on
Complications ... blood supply is cut off and gangrene can set in. A strangulated hernia can be life-threatening and youll need to have an operati ... » Read on