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 Lichtenstein open tension-free hernioplasty with a mesh seems to have good outcomes.
In a case of PMDS with TTE, the optimal surgical approach includes tissue biopsies, hernoitomy or hernioplasty, orchidopexy and excision of Mullerian duct remnants.
25) also reported similar findings when glycerol treated pericardium was used for hernioplasty in bovines.
Other methods include keyhole surgery or the use of a hernioplasty - a fine mesh - to cover the defect.