What Is Hernia Repair?

Q:
What is hernia repair?

A:
Hernia repair refers to a surgical operation for the correction of a hernia – a bulging of internal organs or tissues through the wall that contains it. There are two different types: herniorrhaphy or hernioplasty.

This operation may be performed to correct hernias of the abdomen, groin, diaphragm, brain, or at the site of a previous operation.

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Keyword: hernia repair

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