Can you get a hernia from pooping? To be more specific, you can get a hernia from attempting or trying to poop. There’s a difference, obviously. Some folks can have a bowel movement with literally no effort, however others must strain and spend a long time on the commode. This is not healthy and, yes,
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Dr. Randy Janczyk and Dr. Anthony Iacco have performed thousands of robotic surgeries.
Hernia Surgeons In Southeast Michigan
Michigan Hernia Surgery
We are general surgeons specializing in the care of patients suffering from hernias and abdominal wall disorders that may require hernia surgery and /or abdominal wall reconstruction for repair. Our patients come to us from all over the state and from the Southeast and Central Michigan area including Detroit, Ann Arbor, Flint, and Lansing for our unparalleled experience in hernia surgery and commitment to quality care. Approximately 95% of all our office patients are evaluated for a hernia, as that is the devoted focus of our practice.
Michigan’s Leaders in Hernia Diagnosis and Treatment
This website is intended to help educate our patients about hernias and other common general surgical issues. Information is provided to help patients understand what hernias are, if and when they require treatment, and what treatment options are available for the best success with the least amount of risk. We are continually building and improving this website to help our patients throughout Detroit, southeast Michigan, and all around the state, participate in their care and make informed decisions.
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Most physicians believe you have a greater chance of getting a hernia as you get older. This is true for both men and women. Hernias are weak places in muscle walls that allow internal organs to protrude. They don’t heal on their own and must be surgically repaired. However, becoming aware you have one can
Hernias occur when an organ, intestine, or other tissue squeezes through a weak area in nearby muscles or connective tissue. In many cases it protrudes through the skin surface and is visible. 90% of hernia surgeries use mesh to complete the repair. Let’s look at hernia repair surgery: what exactly is “mesh”? Mesh Is a