Colon Surgery

Colon surgery may need to be done for a variety of reasons, sometimes malignant and sometimes benign. A common reason to remove the colon in a benign setting is diverticulitis. Colon cancer usually requires a colon surgery as well. Colon surgery can be done in an open or a laparoscopic fashion, and the technique frequently depends on the specific pathology.

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Inguinal Hernia FAQs

Inguinal Hernia FAQs

An inguinal hernia often occurs when tissue, like part of the intestine, bulges through a weak region in the abdominal muscles. The resulting bulge may be painful especially during movement. An inguinal hernia may not be dangerous. But it does not improve on its own and can even lead to life-threatening complications. Your doctor may…

Learn More &#    ; How Serious Is A Hernia?

Learn More - How Serious Is A Hernia?

You may not know much about the challenges a hernia can cause. This condition is common among older people, but it can affect people of all ages. There are mild cases of this disorder, but it can also be life-threatening if not treated. Fortunately, with the help of your doctor, you can treat it and…