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Laparoscopic - or keyhole - surgery is the new, less invasive method that allows the patient to leav...
The latest example is the inguinal hernia which, in its mild form, may produce no symptoms at all
...transformed surgery, still doesn't work as well as the old-fashioned conventional surgery for hernia
A new study has found that patients undergoing hernia repair are much more likely to experience chronic groin pain than had previously been thought
New research from the UK has prompted calls for a curtailment of laparoscopic hernia repairs, in favour of general surgery
Scar tissue: For the past decade, this woman has been suffering from scar tissue in the abdominal area
Q) My four-year-old son has glue ear and is due for surgery to have grom-mets inserted
Loss of bladder control (urinary incontinence) can happen to anyone, but is more common in the elderly
For more than a century and up until just a few years ago, a permanent colostomy was considered to b...
I suffered a hernia when in my 50s
Frequent reflux, heartburn and indigestion could be signs of a more serious, underlying problem such...
Many surgeons believe that some organs in the body really aren't necessary, so when things go wrong,...
Re the hernia article (WDDTY vol 15 no 5), is there any suggestion that exercises and herbal remedies aimed...
Such a supportive garment will push an inguinal hernia back into its proper position
One of the most common bread-and-butter treatments within the surgical profession is the hernia operation
Q I have a hiatus hernia and my doctors tell me that I need to have an operation