incisional hernia


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Related to incisional hernia: Ventral hernia, epigastric hernia

incisional hernia

[in′sizh·ən·əl ′hər·nē·ə]
(medicine)
Abnormal protrusion of an organ through an operative or accidental incision. Also known as postoperative hernia; posttraumatic hernia.
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Incisional hernia repair can be divided into suture repair and mesh repair and also open ventral hernia repair (OVHR) and laparoscopic ventral hernia repair (LVHR).
In our study, 6 patients had incisional hernia formation in group A, while 2 had this complication in group B which was insignificant with P value of 0.
The results of which may remain unrecognized in the postoperative course resulting later in an incisional hernia, to the dramatic "burst abdomen" or evisceration which consists of protrusion of the abdominal viscera due to dehiscence of all the planes of the abdominal wall after laparotomy9.
A systematic review of laparoscopic versus open abdominal incisional hernia repair, with meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
fifty women will need surgery for an incisional hernia during their
Long-term study of port-site incisional hernia after laparoscopic procedures.
Most composite meshes, particularly for the treatment of incisional hernia repair, are developed in multi-layered designs.
The histologic examination and immunoprofile of the specimen support a diagnosis of ovarian papillary adenocarcinoma metastasic to the incisional hernia sac.
Michael Brunt, immediate past president of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), said an incisional hernia is an underrated surgical complication that can be caused by many things, but typically is due to wear and tear of the incision.
Objective: To evaluate the repair of incisional hernia by two different methods onlay (Conventional method) and sublay(retromuscular preperitoneal) methods at two different tertiary care centres of Karachi Pakistan.
I said I shouldn't be too worried if he had an incisional hernia either.