herniorrhaphy


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herniorrhaphy

[‚hər·nē′ȯr·ə·fē]
(medicine)
Operation for repair and suturing of a hernia.
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Ultrasound-guided tranversus abdominis plane block for herniorrhaphy in children: what is the optimal dose of levobupivacaine?
Most small bladder hernias are discovered intraoperatively due to the lack of urinary symptoms prior to herniorrhaphy. In fact, less than 7% are diagnosed preoperatively (4).
(1988) reported non significant change in calcium values before and after surgical management of rumenotomy and diaphragmatic herniorrhaphy. Large increase or decrease in serum calcium concentration was generally as a result of failure in normal mechanisms of calcium homeostasis rather than a reflection of absolute calcium deficits or calcium-phosphorus imbalances (Rosenberger et al., 1979).
For all others, the standard treatment is conventional hernia-repair surgery (called herniorrhaphy).
The effect of pre-operative administration of gabapentin on post-operative pain relief after herniorrhaphy. Saudi J Anaesth 2014; 8:220-3.
The reported rate of dysejaculation is approximately 3%-4% after mesh herniorrhaphy (5).
Ventral hernia is a common condition accounting for about 150,000 hernia repairs being done in USA every year.1 Herniorrhaphy was initially considered the standard treatment and it carried very high recurrence rate.
The physicians will perform various surgeries such as circumcision, harelip repair, breast-lumpectomy, biopsy, simple mastectomy, herniorrhaphy, hysterectomy-myomectomy, oophorectomy, appendectomy, colon resection with end to end anastomosis, amputation for gangrene, thyroidectomy, lysis adhesions, colostomy, cesarean section and tubal ligation.
Rodero, "Inguinodynia after two inguinal herniorrhaphy methods," Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques, vol.
The patient underwent herniorrhaphy and the gross examination of the surgical specimen did not reveal any masses or lesions.