chaunce12345 replied to the topic Reversing a modified Bassini SH repair & implications in the forum Hernia Discussion 2 weeks, 3 days ago
PeterC, how are you doing now? I am sorry to hear you are still in pain, I hope you are seeing improvements.
Out of curiosity, have you tried anything to relax the muscles? I know Dr Towfigh as mentioned using Botox before for that purpose. Does anything help with the pain, or make it particularly worse?
What was your original diagnosis, and how…[Read more]
SFIrishGuy, how are you doing now? Please keep us updated on your progress and situation.
Just out of curiosity, have you tried nerve block injections, or daily NSAID to reduce regional inflammation? Does anything in particular help the pain, or worsen it? There is also some research to suggest that daily Vitamin C can slowly over time reduce…[Read more]
chaunce12345 started the topic Harpers Magazine report about hernia repairs and mesh: "In the Net" in the forum Hernia Discussion 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Interesting report in Harpers Magazine about hernia repairs, mesh, mesh problems, the FDA, ethics, industry influence, and tissue repairs for those lucky enough to access them. It’s insightful and interesting, with some familiar themes, and you may see some familiar names in the article…[Read more]