Epigastric hernia surgery video

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Avatar n tn I saw both surgeons and they sent for approval with my insurance company only to be told that my hernia surgery was covered but my tummy tuck surgery would not be covered because it is considered cosmetic. REGARDLESS OF WHY I WAS HAVING IT DONE, IT WILL NOT COVER.
Avatar f tn Unfortunately, there is no definitive test for them They don't show up on any imaging tests. They can form as a result of surgery or infection. They attach themselves to anything they wish including organs, muscles, nerves and anything else in their path. And the squeezing you feel sounds like adhesions to me. (Sometimes I feel like I've got a 17 foot snake coiled inside me squeezing the life out of me!
Avatar n tn But, he cautioned me that he could not guarantee that the pain would be removed by the surgery and further he cautioned that I MIGHT end up experiencing even more pain as a result of the surgery. Theefore, I decided to forego the surgery and just live with the on and off periods of xiphoid area pain.
Avatar n tn This latest bout has me considering one of the new surgical procedures to sew up the hiatal hernia and add elasticity to the LES. Does anyone have any experience with surgical intervention?
Avatar n tn I was diagnosed last yr with a hiatal hernia and was prescribed Nexium twice a day. This is hereditary unfortunately. I just have to watch what I eat. I had forgotten to take my Nexium today. I really believe it's a diet thing, watch your intake, don’t abuse it.