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hernia treatments

Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Repair

Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Repair
Weak spots or tears can develop in the layer of muscle in the abdominal wall resulting in the contents of the abdomen pushing through. This produces a lump called a hernia.Hernia treatment at Nuffield Health Hospitals A hernia can be dangerous because the intestines or other structures within the abdomen can get trapped and have their blood s [...]

Umbilical Hernia

Umbilical Hernia
There is a natural weakness in the abdominal (stomach) wall behind the navel (tummy button) caused by the way babies develop in the womb. If the contents of the abdomen push through, this produces a lump called a hernia.  An umbilical hernia appears directly at the navel. A paraumbilical hernia in the area around the navel. Your surgeon will [...]

Recurrent Inguinal Hernia

Recurrent Inguinal Hernia
Weak spots or tears can develop in the layer of muscle in the abdominal wall resulting in the contents of the abdomen pushing through. This produces a lump called a hernia. An inguinal hernia happens at the inguinal canal. This is a narrow passage in which blood vessels supplying the testicle pass through the abdominal wall. Sometimes a repai [...]

Recurrent Femoral Hernia

Recurrent Femoral Hernia
Weak spots or tears can develop in the layer of muscle in the abdominal wall resulting in the contents of the abdomen pushing through. This produces a lump called a hernia. A femoral hernia (like an inguinal hernia) appears in the groin. Femoral hernias happen at the hole in the wall of the abdomen where the femoral artery and vein pass from [...]

Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia

Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia
An incisional hernia is a weakening in your abdominal (stomach) wall through the site of an scar from previous surgery. The weakness produces a lump called a hernia A hernia can be dangerous because the intestines or other structures within the abdomen can get trapped and have their blood supply cut off (strangulated hernia). In some cases la [...]

Hernia Repair

Hernia Repair
A hernia occurs when an abdominal organ, typically your bowel, pushes through a tear in the muscle wall. This usually creates a visible lump on the skin. There are different types of hernia depending on where in the body they are. And they can happen for various reasons. Sometimes a hernia becomes noticeable after the strain of lifting a heav [...]

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