Hernias - Surgical Treatment - NCBI Bookshelf

A hernia is an outpouching of the parietal peritoneum through a preformed or secondarily established hiatus. If the hernia extends beyond the abdominal cavity and is thus visible on the surface of the body, it is defined as an external hernia. If the outpouching is limited to peritoneal pockets, it is known as an internal hernia. An intermediate position is taken by the interparietal hernias ...…

Hernia MedlinePlus

The primary NIH organization for research on Hernia is the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Disclaimers. MedlinePlus links to health information from the National Institutes of Health and other federal government agencies. MedlinePlus also links to health information from non-government Web sites.…

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Oct 30, 2018 · A hernia is a protrusion, bulge, or projection of an organ or part of an organ through the body wall that normally contains it. Abdominal wall hernias are typically classified by location or etiology. Most abdominal wall hernias should be evaluated by a surgeon when identified. The nature of the repair depends upon the size and location of the ...…

Incarcerated Hernia: To Reduce Or Not To Reduce? - NCBI ...

Feb 14, 2019 · Incarcerated Hernia: To Reduce Or Not To Reduce? - NCBI . This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Hernia Reduction.Mr. FJ is a 84 year old male with history of bilateral inguinal hernias status post repair with mesh 26 years ago who presents with constipation. ... Incarcerated hernia: To reduce or not to reduce? - ResearchGate ...…