A hernia that is not reduced or repaired surgically is subject to subsequent complications. A hiatus hernia is not exempted from this rule. Therefore a persistent hiatus hernia also produces complications though rarely they might produce complications that are life-threatening.
Hernia repair surgery is the rectification of the defect in the hernia muscle. The weak or torn hernia muscle which has pushed the internal abdominal part outside is repaired in any hernia repair surgery. There are two approaches to repairing the hernia. One is called Herniorrhaphy and the other one is called the Hernioplasty.
Hernia repair surgery is one of the commonly done surgeries. The inguinal hernia sac usually presents itself with omentum, a layer of peritoneum that surrounds the internal abdominal organs, fat and parts of small intestine. Sometimes they can also contain other contents that are unusual albeit in smaller percentage.
Inguinal Hernia (Groin Hernia) is more common in male than in a female. Since a hernia here occurs closer to the testicles, a perception that a hernia might affect male fertility is present. There are two things to look at. Does the inguinal hernia surgery cause problem in sexual dysfunction? In other words, does the inguinal hernia surgery cause problems in sex? Even if there was no problem in sexual dysfunction does an inguinal hernia cause male infertility? In other words, will an inguinal hernia itself affect the male’s ability to fertilize and produce a baby? Let us see.