An inguinal hernia is a common condition caused by a weakness in your abdominal wall near the inguinal canal. A hematoma after surgery occurs when the blood vessels hemorrhage causing blood to accumulate outside of the blood vessels.
If this occurs surgical intervention may be needed.
Post op inguinal hernia hematoma treatment. As a result pain and discoloration of the area can occur. As with other surgical procedures this is also associated with possible complications. Read more 3 doctors agree.
Does this require more surgery answered by dr. Complications that occur in the perioperative period include wound seroma hematoma urinary retention bladder injury and superficial incisional surgical site infection ssi while complications that occur later following hernia repair include persistent groin pain and post herniorrhaphy neuralgia testicular complications deep incisional. Awad ss fagan sp.
Operative repair is the only successful treatment for hernias. Inguinal hernia is one of the commonest surgical conditions that one comes across in a surgical career. I had left ing hernia surgery 3 months ago and hematoma about the size of a golf ball is still present in my scrotum.
The operation and treatment information on this page is published under license by healthdirect australia from eido healthcare australia and is protected by. Open mesh versus non mesh. Unlikely no.
If left untreated an inguinal hernia can cause serious complications. Hematoma will get absorbed in couple of months no. Current approaches to inguinal hernia repair.
Scott nw mccormack k graham p go pm ross sj grant am. Although most hematomas are minor and require no treatment severe cases can cause serious complications. A seroma is a fluid collection that forms in body spaces such as where a hernia bulge was present before surgery.
The larger the hernia the higher t.