The contents of a lumbar hernia may include small or large bowel, omentum, stomach, liver or rarely the kidney.
anaesthesiaher general or spinal anesthesia, the surgeon makes a tiny incision near the hernia.
The unit also has interests in laparoscopic surgery, including cholecystectomy and inguinal hernia repair.
Rarer causes of poor response include the presence of congenital anomalies such as choanal atresia, diaphragmatic hernia or pulmonary hypoplasia.
ebullient mood, despite the hernia.