What Is Incisional Hernia?

Q:
What is incisional hernia?

A:
An incisional hernia is a type of hernia caused by an incompletely-healed surgical wound.

Since incisions in the abdomen are frequent for abdominal exploratory surgery, incisional hernias are often classified as ventral hernias due to their location, yet not all ventral hernias are from incisions.

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