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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...
into the scrotum (depending upon the hernia type).  Umbilical hernias are typically a lump around the belly button... Hernias can be thought of as essentially internal organs in the wrong place.  For instance...
What is a Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, and is it the Right Treatment for You? by Michael A. Zadeh Medical DoctorHealth MavenFacebook repair before you start experiencing any potentially serious problems which may arise if your hernia is left untreated. Approximately 600,000 people undergo hernia repairs each year in the United States...
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...
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...
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...
You didn't specify what type of hernia was surgically repaired but I am assuming it was an umbilical hernia.  Ideally, the suture line would be flat or almost flat.  However, this type of surgery...
Midline and Inguinal Hernias – Latest Treatment Options from London Teaching Hospital Specialists by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook of these abdominal hernias including hiatal, umbilical, or incisional. So what are Midline Hernias? Midline Hernias are hernias that occur in the midline of the abdomen and are the second most common form. Repairs...
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...
Meet My Hernia by Megan and Mark H. Patient Expert happen to be doctors, they all told me it was an umbilical hernia. In my nicely ignorant state of medical... keep you updated. Anyone with hernia experience out there? Related posts: Rob’s Hernia RepairHello, Rob...

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Treatment The main treatment of hernias is surgery. There are two main types of laparo ... » Read on
Introduction Hernias are common and may affect people of all ages. A ... » Read on