A Hernia is an abnormal protrusion of intestine or part of it through an abnormal opening in the wall that normally contains it.It usually presents as a swelling noticed by the patient.
Hernia repair refers to a surgical operation for the correction of a hernia. Hernias can occur in many places, including the abdomen, groin, diaphragm and at the site of a previous operation.
The two main types of hernia repair surgeries are:
- Laparoscopic Hernia Repair Surgery
- Open Hernia Repair Surgery