Epigastric Hernia

Refers to a type of Ventral hernia which is between the xyphoid and the umbilicus. These types of hernias can be fixed open or laparoscopically.

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Laparoscopic Surgery For Groin Pain

Laparoscopic Surgery For Groin Pain

People visiting the doctor for groin pain typically find that the pain is from a hernia and that the problem will probably require surgery to fix. Hernias do not usually heal by themselves, and your medical care provider may have no other option than to recommend surgery to stop the pain.If a doctor recommends surgery, there…

What Is Laparoscopic Hernia Repair?

What Is Laparoscopic Hernia Repair?

You likely will need hernia repair when the muscles of the groin become weak and allow for a part of the intestine to bulge and push through. Although there are different types of hernias, one that is in the area of the groin and is above the inguinal ligament is considered an inguinal hernia. One…