herniorrhaphy

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herniorrhaphy

[‚hər·nē′ȯr·ə·fē]
(medicine)
Operation for repair and suturing of a hernia.
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Dr El Akkad said: "The application of biological mesh which is made from donated human skin is a major advancement in complex hernia repair.
Filipi, SafeStitch's Medical Director and former President of the American Hernia Society, noted that "approximately one million hernia repairs are performed in the U.
Ventral hernia repair with synthetic mesh has recurrence rates up to 54 percent, and this material cannot be used when an infection is present.
With the addition of the European market for hernia repair and breast reconstruction, we look forward to expanding our presence in the worldwide soft tissue repair market and increasing our international revenue," said Richard W.
In 2004, Patel et al published a large retrospective review of a 25-year experience with 240 consecutive open primary transthoracic paraoesophageal hernia repairs (5).
He presented a retrospective review of 310 patients who underwent bilateral inguinal hernia repair.
Key Words: foreign body reaction, scar endometriosis, umbilical hernia repair
The first tension-free inguinal hernia repair using polypropylene synthetic mesh without reconstruction of the inguinal canal floor was reported in 1986.
This is the only method of hernia repair I've been using for the past six years.
The result will be slower adoption of higher-priced products, such as proprietary meshes for inguinal hernia repair and biologic meshes for ventral hernia repair.
a leading developer of a deployable suture mesh fixation system for hernia repair, announced today it will introduce its lead product, FasTouch(TM), at the 1st World Conference on Abdominal Wall Hernia Surgery in Milan, Italy, from April 25 to 29, 2015.
Hernia repair devices are used in procedures such as herniorrhaphy, hernioplasty, and herniotomy to correct the above mentioned types of hernia.