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Hernia (Hernias) Summary

Description: Protrusion of tissue, structure, or part of an organ through the bone, muscular tissue, or the membrane by which it is normally contained. Hernia may involve tissues such as the ABDOMINAL WALL or the respiratory DIAPHRAGM. Hernias may be internal, external, congenital, or acquired.

Also Known As: Hernias; Enterocele

Networked: 6433 relevant articles (231 outcomes, 581 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hernia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Polypropylenes (Polypropylene) : 25 outcomes 73 studies in 655 results : IBA
  2. tetra-4-amidinophenoxypropane (TAPP) : 19 outcomes 39 studies in 182 results : IBA
  3. tetraethylpyrazine (TEP) : 12 outcomes 52 studies in 232 results : IBA
  4. Collagen : 8 outcomes 24 studies in 130 results : IBA
  5. Cosmetics : 8 outcomes 4 studies in 75 results : IBA
  6. Fibrin Tissue Adhesive (Fibrin Sealant) : 6 outcomes 23 studies in 69 results : IBA
  7. Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine Hydrochloride) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 42 results : FDA 50 Generic
  8. Biocompatible Materials (Biomaterials) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 37 results : IBA
  9. ropivacaine (Naropin) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 8 results : FDA 3 Generic
  10. Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 114 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Hernia

  1. Hernia (Hernias)
  2. Pain (Aches)
  3. Inguinal Hernia (Direct Inguinal Hernia)
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Postoperative Pain
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Key Therapies for Hernia

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  1. Sutures (Suture) : 19 outcomes 44 studies in 569 results
  2. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 14 outcomes 26 studies in 280 results
  3. Laparotomy : 10 outcomes 24 studies in 477 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 7 outcomes 14 studies in 265 results
  5. General Anesthesia : 6 outcomes 3 studies in 62 results
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