Abdominal wall hernia

Abdominal wall hernias are one of the most common general surgical complaints

Hernias occur due to weakness of the abdominal wall

The concern mostly is because of the risk of bowel entrapment, obstruction or gangrene, therefore, surgical repair is recommended

Laparoscopic repairs offer an option for repair with less pain and faster recover as compared to the traditional open repair and is usually done as day case