General Surgery

What is a Hernia

What is a hernia?


             Hernia, intestines and other intra-abdominal organs and tissues, in a pouch consisting of peritoneum is a weak area in the abdominal wall or leave it out of the tear. \ r \ n \ r \ nThis is possible to simulate the outbreak of the inner balloon tires. The outer layer (abdominal wall) will protrude from the inner balloon rupture in case of a rupture. This force may lead to further growth once the hole. \ R \ n


Hernia Why and How does it occur?


             For the formation of a hernia, you must first be a weakness in the tissue of the individual. This will prepare the infrastructure of the hernia.

This surface,
chronic cough,
Smoking habits,
removal of excess weight
  strain during urination
It will cause pathologies (eg prostatic hypertrophy), which can grow hernia may have been added or if it becomes painful.


How hernia is the difference?


             Hernia is a disease that can be both visible and felt while starting. Pronounced in patients with a visible swelling in the region has a hernia. This feeling pressure in hernia, discomfort or pain in the form of a blunt, they may increase the severity of physical activity. Please note: You can create any hernia swelling! Each pelvic pain is not due to hernia!


Where hernia is seen?


             Hernias of the abdominal wall can be seen in every region. However, the most common type of hernia (70-80% of all hernia) is inguinal hernia (inguinal hernia). Femoral hernia is also a disease in an inguinal hernia anatomy and the location is near the top of the thigh. Umbilical hernia (umbilical hernia) develops from the opening in the navel. Can be detected at birth or later. In addition to the core (paraumblikal hernia) or abdominal hernias up right in the heart of the level seen in the midline (epigastric hernia). Spigel hernia (hernia Spigelian) and the side of the abdomen below the navel level, at the site of the merger of the abdominal muscles is a rare type of hernia. The postoperative hernia (= postoperative incisional hernia hernia) are growing 10-20% of abdominal hernia after surgery.

Umbilical Hernia Important?


             Yes ... Umbilical hernia can grow over time and particularly serious problem in patients over the normal weight and the shape of a hernia can show improvements that can cause immediate surgery. Incipient, while postoperative small is easier to repair the results are much better.

Hernia How is it treated?


             According to current scientific evidence is surgical treatment of all abdominal wall hernias. Drugs or treatment is not possible in another way. Hernia, abdominal wall and is developing an irreversible change in the spontaneous disappearance is impossible.

             If you are unsure if you are the owner or apparent hernia hernia examination, you must first be a surgeon. You can find out the size and severity of your agrisi but in this way. Your doctor will tell you your agrisi and the risks of surgery. Do not seem like the right decision with the surgical approach. 5 things to note: 1. spontaneous recovery of any hernia is not possible. 2. The hernia is likely to grow over time. Men of inguinal hernia scrotum (the bag) can be achieved. 3. Do hernia can cause severe pain and physical activity time restriction. 4. The risk of developing complications are present (hernias). 5. As will be delayed hernia and postoperative course of treatment may be more difficult, a negative situation such as an adverse effect on long-term results of surgery may be a question of waiting. General opinion and suggestions for today; If you have received a diagnosis of a hernia is your time to care as soon as your agrisi.