Reconstruction of the abdominal wall may be performed for several reasons. This procedure is indicated for hernia repairs, infections, congenital deformities, abdominal trauma, and after multiple abdominal surgeries or pregnancies. This surgery is often performed in conjunction with a general surgeon or oncologist/gynecologist. It involves repositioning of the abdominal muscle, along with the use of biological material, and synthetic mesh for reinforcement.
REASONS FOR CONSIDERING ABDOMINAL WALL RECONSTRUCTION: