Umbilical hernia repair
What are the symptoms of Umbilical/paraumbilical Hernia?
Reducible swelling around Umbilical area – More common in females
What are the complications of Umbilical Hernia?
Obstruction & strangulation of intestines
What is the treatment & repair options of Umbilical Hernia & period of recovery?
- An Umbilical Hernia condition can be cured with Surgery Open or Laparoscopic Meshplasty
- Umbilical Hernia Recovery time is 3-4 days after laparoscopic surgery and about 2 weeks after open surgery
How is Laparoscopic Surgery performed (Surgical Procedure)?
It is performed under general anesthesia making small keyholes in the abdomen through which the telescope and thin, long instruments are introduced and surgery is performed by seeing inside of the abdomen on a TV monitor.