https://scottishhernia.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Banks-of-the-Clyde.jpg 842 1500 SHC Admin https://scottishhernia.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/SHC-Logo-13-1024x65.png SHC Admin2018-03-24 18:56:262018-05-07 22:51:55Mesh vs. suture repair of small umbilical hernias. Strong evidence supporting mesh repair
Although there is good evidence that large umbilical hernias should be repaired with a mesh, it is not clear how smaller hernias should be managed i.e. those with a diameter 1-4 cm. Many surgeons continue to suture repair these smaller hernias.