Hernia is a protrusion of internal abdominal contents outside abdomen through a defect in abdominal wall.
Types of Hernia -
Groin Hernia - Inguinal Femoral Hernia
Incisional Hernia - protrusion through a previous operation site
Diagnosis is done by Examination by Hernia Surgeon
Treatment - Surgery is the only treatment for Hernia. Earlier the better otherwise complications of intestinal obstruction gangrene and perforation can happen leading to risky complicated expensive surgery.
Hiatal hernia is an internal hernia. The protrusion of part of the stomach from the abdomen into the chest along with oesophagus.
Burps Burning in Chest Vomiting Pain in abdomen Indigestion
Diagnosis is done by Gastroscopy and CT scan of the Abdomen
Treatment may be nonsurgical or surgical depending upon the Symptoms and Grade of Hiatal Hernia. Laparoscopy surgery for hiatal hernia is done routinely by Advanced laparoscopic Hernia Surgeon if medical treatment is not working and lifestyle is disturbed because of the symptoms.
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