” – if anterior mesh (eg open) then mesh removal can only be done open. ”
So a mesh from a previous OPEN surgery wouldn’t be eligible to be removed laparoscopically?
PeterC replied to the topic Nerve removal – how is this an acceptable procedure? in the forum Hernia Discussion 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Definitely appreciate the insight doc.
Alephy – you are right. The whole body is connected and weakness in the abdominal wall will cause a tight quadratus lumborum as well as a tight psoas as they brace to protect the spine.
I highly suggest to anyone reading this to look up the MoveU program – and to enroll. Its a program that takes people with various injuries/conditions and helps…[Read more]
PeterC replied to the topic Nerve removal – how is this an acceptable procedure? in the forum Hernia Discussion 3 weeks, 1 day ago
I can’t find the edit button on the mobile version of these new forums but Id like to add – I understand in some cases of major nerve damage this procedure may be the only resort.
I’m talking about how this is has become a standard procedure – the first thing that was offered to me by a top surgeon whos the director of the board of surgeons in…[Read more]
PeterC started the topic Nerve removal – how is this an acceptable procedure? in the forum Hernia Discussion 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Hey everyone, I’ve thought long and large about this subject before posting it here – and rather than being venting It’s more a post meant for discussion.
I wonder why and how is it acceptable that doctors across the country perform nerve removals (the main 3) and how can a doctor honestly expect a patient to recover from this?
First and for…[Read more]