HERNIA

A hernia occurs when internal organs or tissues break out of a hole in the muscle. To treat the condition, the doctor may prescribe hernia repair surgery. Also called herniorrhaphy, the surgery aims to retract the displaced tissues in the proper position. If you or someone you know has been experiencing any of the symptoms…

HERNIA

Undergoing any surgical procedure can be overwhelming, and the same can be said about hernia surgery. If you have been experiencing abdominal pain accompanied by a bulge or swelling, it could be a case of hernia. The word hernia means ‘something coming through’. The condition is characterized by a swelling in the body, which develops…

All You Need to Know about Hiatal Hernia

Hiatal hernia, sometimes called “esophageal hernias”, is a condition characterized by weakening or opening of the diaphragm, causing acid reflux. Although you can trust your primary care or gastroenterology that may have informed you of your hernia, you too must have a basic understanding of the problem. On that note, we present an overview of…

Hernia Surgery

A hernia occurs when an organ pushes through the muscle holding it together and protrudes from the body. The symptoms of hernia (depending on where the hernia is located) include pain, discomfort, weakness, chest pain, difficulty swallowing, and acid reflux. If you too have been experiencing similar symptoms and are looking for experienced hernia surgeons…

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