Jordan Fitz started the topic Plug + Patch Removal (always a triple neurectomy?) in the forum Hernia Discussion 1 week, 3 days ago
I’ve previously consulted with a great Dr. who spent a good deal of time with me. I’m currently watching and waiting to see if mesh removal is the move for me.
Question for plug removal surgery; is TRIPLE NEURECTOMY going to happen 100% of the time?
1. Can a surgeon peel nerve / save nerves?
2. Can nerves even be seen by surgeons?…[Read more]
I think a meshoma from plug is compressing femoral nerve / artery. Here are the operation notes…
Not sure if any doctos see these threads or if anyone can add anything based on these notes:
External oblique fascia was exposed and divided. Cord was mobilized at the pubic tubercle and an indirect hernia was found. There…[Read more]
Jordan Fitz started the topic Mesh Removal (inguinal plug + patch) ADVICE PLEASE in the forum Hernia Discussion 3 weeks, 2 days ago
– 29 year old male
– has inguinal plug and patch done 8 years ago @ Rush University in Chicago, IL
About a month ago, I was having some abdominal discomfort. I played 27 holes of virtual golf and started having severe femoral nerve pain shortly after. I could barely touch the my (right – same side as inguinal repair) upper inner thigh…[Read more]