hernia repair

Hernia Repair

Hernia repair refers to a surgical operation for the correction of a hernia a bulging of internal organs or tissues through the wall that contains it. It can be of two different types herniorrhaphy or hernioplasty. This operation may be performed to correct hernias of the abdomen, groin, diaphragm, brain, or at the site of a previous operation. Hernia repair is often performed as an ambulatory procedure.