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Laparoscopic hernia repair still has a bulge?

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Dr. James Lin
Urology

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How long have you been after lap hernia repair? Inguinal? Hernia repair is to reinforce the strength of the original weakened muscle and fascia with approximating good tissues with or without mesh placement so to prevent abdominal content from sliding into a pouch out of the weak area, but a complete disappearance of some bulging spot may still persist forever. For specific individual details, ask

In brief: Here are some...

How long have you been after lap hernia repair? Inguinal? Hernia repair is to reinforce the strength of the original weakened muscle and fascia with approximating good tissues with or without mesh placement so to prevent abdominal content from sliding into a pouch out of the weak area, but a complete disappearance of some bulging spot may still persist forever. For specific individual details, ask
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