During laparoscopic spigelian hernia repair, the
hernia sac is repaired or pushed back into the abdominal cavity. This
procedure is performed with a minimally invasive method that utilizes a
laparoscope (a small video camera) and small instruments inserted through small
- Hernia repair
Treated with Laparoscopic Spigelian Hernia Repair:
Laparoscopic spigelian hernia repair is performed to
repair a spigelian hernia.
There are no comparable non-surgical alternatives to
laparoscopic spigelian hernia repair. Open spigelian hernia repair may be
performed as a surgical alternative.
with Laparoscopic Spigelian Hernia Repair:
Laparoscopic spigelian hernia repair may be
performed with local anesthesia. It can also be performed under general
anesthesia, which means that the patient is asleep and completely unaware
during the procedure.
Complications from Laparoscopic Spigelian Hernia Repair:
Possible risks following laparoscopic spigelian
hernia repair include infection, bleeding and a negative reaction to the
after Laparoscopic Spigelian Hernia Repair:
The prognosis for a positive end result following
laparoscopic spigelian hernia repair is very good.