Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Research Article Volume 5 Issue 1

Incisional Ventral Hernia

Rami Abu Shamsieh*

Department of Surgery, O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University (NMU), Kiev, Ukraine

*Corresponding Author: Rami Abu Shamsieh, Department of Surgery, O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University (NMU), Kiev, Ukraine.

Received: November 08, 2021; Published: December 24, 2021


Ventral hernia is a bulge of tissues through an opening of weakness within abdominal wall muscles without surgery. Incisional hernia is defined as an abdominal wall defect at the site of abdominal wall closure and more than 10% of patients, who undergo laparotomy, experience the hernia. Although the incisional hernia may stay silent and asymptomatic for years, it may enlarge over time and can give rise to complications including pain, discomfort, bowel obstruction, incarceration, and strangulation. Also it may adversely affect an individual’s quality of life. About 17% will lead to incarceration or strangulation with 0.3% mortality, so early surgical intervention is important once the incisional hernia has been diagnosed.

Keywords: Laparoscopic Surgery; Trocar Hernia; Morbid Obesity; Polypropylene Endoprosthesis


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Citation: Rami Abu Shamsieh. “Incisional Ventral Hernia". Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 5.1 (2022): 41-43.


Copyright: © 2022 Rami Abu Shamsieh. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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