"Hernia, Ventral" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A hernia caused by weakness of the anterior ABDOMINAL WALL due to midline defects, previous incisions, or increased intra-abdominal pressure. Ventral hernias include UMBILICAL HERNIA, incisional, epigastric, and spigelian hernias.
- Hernia, Ventral
- Hernias, Ventral
- Ventral Hernias
- Ventral Hernia
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Hernia, Ventral" by people in Profiles.
Evaluation of long-term performance of an intraperitoneal biomaterial in the treatment of ventral hernias. Surg Endosc. 2023 05; 37(5):3455-3462.
Long-Term, Prospective, Multicenter Study of Poly-4-Hydroxybutyrate Mesh (Phasix Mesh) for Hernia Repair in Cohort at Risk for Complication: 60-Month Follow-Up. J Am Coll Surg. 2022 12 01; 235(6):894-904.
The effect of smoking on 30-day outcomes in elective hernia repair. Am J Surg. 2018 09; 216(3):471-474.
Prospective evaluation of poly-4-hydroxybutyrate mesh in CDC class I/high-risk ventral and incisional hernia repair: 18-month follow-up. Surg Endosc. 2018 04; 32(4):1929-1936.
Rectus abdominis atrophy after ventral abdominal incisions: midline versus chevron. Hernia. 2017 08; 21(4):619-622.
Postoperative Prophylactic Antibiotic Use following Ventral Hernia Repair with Placement of Surgical Drains Reduces the Postoperative Surgical-Site Infection Rate. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jan; 137(1):285-294.
Acute Genital Edema during Peritoneal Dialysis: A Review for Surgeons. Am Surg. 2015 Nov; 81(11):1187-94.
Modified laparoscopic Sugarbaker repair decreases recurrence rates of parastomal hernia. Surgery. 2015 Oct; 158(4):954-9; discussion 959-61.
Parastomal hernia repair. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Apr; 19(4):766-9.
Positive outcomes with negative pressure therapy over primarily closed large abdominal wall reconstruction reduces surgical site infection rates. Hernia. 2015 Apr; 19(2):273-8.