WHAT IS KEYHOLE SURGERY?

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Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair uses an instrument called a laparoscope. Between two and four small incisions are made through the abdominal wall through which are passed the laparoscope (a thin…

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SO WHEN WOULD KEYHOLE HERNIA SURGERY BE RECOMMENDED?

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If there has been a previous failed open repair, particularly if mesh was used ‘unsuccessfully’ or perhaps, inexpertly. In certain incisional hernia cases where laparoscopy is deemed more appropriate

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DISADVANTAGES OF KEYHOLE HERNIA SURGERY

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It is technically demanding for the surgeon. What that really means is that its difficult to learn and difficult to do well. He has to practice a great deal and…

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PAIN AFTER KEYHOLE SURGERY

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In practice and depending upon how it is performed, you can get quite a lot of pain after a laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair, because the pain does not come from…

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INGUINAL HERNIA

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This is the most common hernia(about 70% of all hernias are inguinal hernias). They occur in the groin, the small area of the lower abdomen on each side just above…

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