Overview

A hernia occurs when an organ pushes through an opening in the muscle or tissue that holds it in place. For example, the intestines may break through a weakened area in the abdominal wall. Hernias are most common in the abdomen. However, they ca[read article]

Tests for Hernia

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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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An ultrasound scan is a medical test that uses high-frequency sound waves to capture live images from the inside of your body. The technology is similar to that use...  More
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A CT scan is a type of X-ray that can show cross-sectional images of a specific area of the body. The machine circles the body and sends the images to a computer, w...  More
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An abdominal film, also known as an abdominal X-ray , helps doctors assess potential problems in your abdomen-particularly in your spleen, stomach, and intestines. ...  More
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Medical Procedures for Hernia

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Assisted Breathing
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Surgical Procedures for Hernia

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Hernia Repair
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An inguinal hernia occurs when part of the small intestine protrudes through a tear or weakness in your groin (the area between your abdomen and your thigh). Anybod...  More
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Diaphragmatic hernia repair is a surgical procedure to correct a congenital, or present at birth, defect (diaphragmatic hernia) in the diaphragm.The diaphragm is th...  More
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Belsey Operation- Esophagogastric Sphincter
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Antireflux surgery is a type of surgery designed to treat and prevent symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). GERD is a common chronic digestive disease...  More
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Hill-Allison operation
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Laproscopic Repair of Incisional Hernia with a Mesh
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Umbilical hernia repair is a surgery performed to fix an umbilical hernia. An umbilical hernia is a bulge or pouch that forms in the abdomen. This bulge occurs when...  More
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Diaphragmatic hernia repair is a surgical procedure to correct a congenital, or present at birth, defect (diaphragmatic hernia) in the diaphragm.The diaphragm is th...  More
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Diaphragmatic hernia repair is a surgical procedure to correct a congenital, or present at birth, defect (diaphragmatic hernia) in the diaphragm.The diaphragm is th...  More
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Repair of Umbilical Hernia Using Sutures
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Repair of Umbilical Hernia with Mesh
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Surgical Repair of Ventral Hernia
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Self Care for Hernia

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Avoid Lying Down after Meals
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