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Hernia Repair: The Latest Surgical Advancements - Preview

Preview: Season 30 Episode 8 | 30s

A hernia is a bulging of an organ or tissue through an abnormal opening and is caused by muscle weakness and strain. They are most common in the abdomen but can appear in the upper thigh and groin area. A surgeon usually recommends one of two types of procedures to correct the problem. A third option has recently developed using robotics.

Aired: 01/17/18

Rating: NR

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