Hernia Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hernia.

Results 1 - 20 of 196 in Hernia

  1. Suddenly, It's An EmergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Health News Digest

    ... conditions that may - or may not - be an emergency, depending on the speed and severity of their symptoms: Inguinal hernia . This type of hernia develops when contents of the abdomen - such as fat or part of the small intestine -push through a weak ...

    Comment?

  2. Traumatic abdominal wall herniaRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Applied Radiology

    ... liver through the abdominal wall defect (Figures 1A-C). Surgery was consulted for possible repair of the traumatic hernia. Traumatic abdominal wall hernias are uncommon. They were first described by Selby in 1906.1 Later, Dimyan et al described the ...

    Comment?

  3. Gorea Excludera Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis is First Dedicated...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Freshnews

    ... extensive family of products includes vascular grafts, endovascular and interventional devices, surgical meshes for hernia and soft tissue reconstruction, staple line reinforcement materials, and sutures for use in vascular, cardiac, and general ...

    Comment?

  4. The battles ahead on Rob Ford's road to recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | GlobalNews

    ... that is at risk of popping open, allowing abdominal contents to "herniate" out. This is what's called an "incisional" hernia. According to a study by Toru Yamada and colleagues published in the Annals of Surgical Oncology in 2015, this is a ...

    Comment?

  5. Ultrasound accurate for groin hernia diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Ryan Ka Lok Lee, from the Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong, and colleagues retrospectively evaluated 172 groin ultrasound results from 151 patients . The accuracy of ultrasound in diagnosing the presence and type of groin hernia was determined as was any change in the accuracy of ultrasound over time .

    Comment?

  6. 5 takeaways from Lancaster-Lebanon League boys' track and field championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | PennLive.com

    ... ran in the league finals with a heavily taped left groin. Turns out he's been competing - get this - with a sports hernia. Long said he's paid a visit to a couple of doctors, but none have come up with a plan. Surgery, he said, is an option, but he ...

    Comment?

  7. Jejunal obstruction due to a variant of transmesocolic hernia: a rare ...Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | BioMed Central

    ... film showed multiple small bowel loops with air fluid levels. On surgery she was found to have a transmesocolic hernia. The defect in the transverse mesocolon was repaired. Conclusion The clinical signs and symptoms of lesser sac hernia are ...

    Comment?

  8. Challenges to MISRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Surgical Products

    ... can benefit the patient in many ways, including less scaring, a quicker recovery time and less risk of developing a hernia, which results in another surgery, he explained. "Incisional hernia is one of the underappreciated problems in the surgical ...

    Comment?

  9. Carrick family left 'in limbo' as son battles cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Carrickfergus Today

    ... was then called for an MRI scan at the RVH in December 2013. Following the scan, his doctor confirmed a possible hernia, but recommended a bone marrow biopsy. However, her relief was short-lived when, on December 18, she received a call asking her ...

    Comment?

  10. Smith's health is teams' worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... - it's just crazy how it goes but I get why they do it." Smith, who had surgery several months ago to fix a sports hernia that had developed in his groin during his senior season, made the trip to the combine but wasn't cleared to participate by ...

    Comment?

  11. Why has this salmonella stomach bug left me so weak?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Daily Mail

    ... and if you are continuing to be exhausted and ill, you must be investigated further. I have developed an umbilical hernia, which revealed itself a few days after a Pilates class. I had aches from the exercise, then a lump appeared in the area of my ...

    Comment?

  12. Post-Hernia Pain Persists, Even After Intraoperative EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    Hernia repair patients who received bupivacaine during surgery were neither more or less likely to suffer chronic pain 3 months afterwards than those given a saline placebo, according to a study recently published in the journal Surgery . Researchers administered either 20 mL of bupivacaine 0.25% or 20 mL of saline 0.9% to 357 patients undergoing 406 inguinal hernia repairs.

    Comment?

  13. Utah father helps to raise awareness of congenital defect that took 2 babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Deseret News

    ... was pregnant with their first child, a girl, they learned the baby would be born with a congenital diaphragmatic hernia - a weak spot in the diaphragm that allows abdominal organs to creep into the chest cavity, preventing proper lung development - ...

    Comment?

  14. Is Grabner among the Isles' walking wounded?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | MSNBC

    The Islanders came into their Round 1 series against Washington without the services of defenseman Travis Hamonic , and have since lost Lubomir Visnovsky and Calvin De Haan to injuries. After appearing in the first two games of the series, Grabner was dropped from the lineup for Game 3 and reported as a healthy scratch - but, according to a report from Austrian news outlet Laola 1 , Grabner suffered a groin injury, possibly a hernia, that may require offseason surgery.

    Comment?

  15. Cares: Let's help little Owen Hill Davie lead a better lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Province

    ... big tongue, small windpipe, small larynx, small trachea, one larger-than-normal lung, respiratory issues, umbilical hernia, inguinal hernias, hydronophrosis (one smaller kidney), urinary issues, bowel issues, hip dysplasia, hypotonia, gross-motor ...

    Comment?

  16. For Miguel Cabrera, the 'D' is for determinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | USA Today

    For Miguel Cabrera, the 'D' is for determined There's no need to look any further for the Detroit Tigers' success than Miguel Cabrera. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Gjut0w Miguel Cabrera's right leg turned purple during the 2013 season thanks to a sports hernia, then he played through a mangled ankle in 2014.

    Comment?

  17. I am a general surgeon. There is no shame in that.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... now being done by endocrine surgeons. Breast lumpectomies get referred exclusively to breast surgeons. Laparoscopic hernia cases get sent to the "minimally invasive fellowship trained" guy at the main campus. Melanoma goes to surgical oncologists or ...

    Comment?

  18. Insightra Medical Joins AHSQC as Foundation PartnerRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Business Wire

    The goal of the AHSQC is to provide health care professionals with real-time patient information on ventral hernia repair, thereby improving outcomes and patient quality of life. "Quality initiatives like this one under the guidance of Hernia Societies provide real, unbiased data and will make industry sponsored clinical studies obsolete in the near future," states Steve Bell, President of Insightra Medical.

    Comment?

  19. Baby Carter approved for transfer to Houston area hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | KLTV Tyler

    ... was born on June 11, 2014 at 1:59 a.m. weighing only 1 pound 11 ounces. At 3-weeks-old, he developed an inguinal hernia and had to be flown from Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview to Children's Medical Center in Dallas for emergency surgery. ...

    Comment?

  20. Star athletes flock to Vincera for game-changing surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... region where they attach to the pubis bone. Injuries to the core area - also known as athletic pubalgia or "sports hernia" (although in the vast majority of cases, there is no hernia involved) - can arise from wear and tear. But others are acute ...

    Comment?