herniorrhaphy

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herniorrhaphy

[‚hər·nē′ȯr·ə·fē]
(medicine)
Operation for repair and suturing of a hernia.
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The patient was also noted to have a scar from the previous left herniorraphy.
9) The patient we describe here had previously undergone a herniorraphy.
The figures for herniorraphy and myringotomy are also generally much lower than average but are based on less than 20 cases in Michigan as well as in Georgia.
The four procedures excluded from this analysis (cesarean section, herniorraphy, appendectomy, and cholocystectomy) are usually performed to resolve an acute episode, rather than to reduce the patient's ongoing level of health care utilization.
Pulsed radiofrequency application for inguinal herniorraphy pain.