ventral hernia


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ven·tral her·ni·a

an abdominal incisional hernia.
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abdominal hernia

A protrusion of loops of intestine, fat, or fibrous tissue through a defect or weakened region of the abdominal wall—e.g., an umbilical hernia.
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ventral hernia

Abdominal bernia, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ventral hernia

A HERNIA through the abdominal wall but not through the commoner UMBILICAL, INGUINAL or FEMORAL routes.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Diagnosis Type of Ventral Hernia Frequency Percentage Epigastric hernia 10 20 Incisional hernia 28 56 Paraumbilical hernia 12 24 Total 50 100 Table 9.
Surgical treatment algorithm for ventral hernias. Ugeskr Laeger 2018;180.
Onlay and sublay techniques are most commonly applied techniques for ventral hernia repair in our setups.
* The average defect size was 1.6 to 2.5 cms in small ventral hernia for totally IPOM and hybrid technique and 6.2 to 6.5 cms in large ventral hernia for Totally IPOM and Hybrid Technique.
Suture Versus Mesh Repair in Primary and Incisional Ventral Hernias: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Mesh shrinkage and pain in laproscopic ventral hernia repair: a randomized clinical trial comparing suture versus tack mesh fixation.
Ventral hernia in a Heifer and its Surgical management.
Faler et al., "Late fascial closure in lieu of ventral hernia: the next step in open abdominal management," Journal of Trauma, vol.
Ventral hernia repair is one of the most common general surgical
has launched its OviTex portfolio of products for use in ventral hernia repair and abdominal wall reconstruction following US Food and Drug Administration 510(K) clearance, the company said.