Kenneth Bark MD


Inguinal Hernia

Provides information on hernias. Focuses on inguinal hernias. Briefly describes femoral and abdominal wall hernias. Covers symptoms and treatment with surgery.

Inguinal Hernia: Surgery in Adults

Adults need to have inguinal hernia repair surgery in the following situations. Hernias that contain a loop of intestine without blood supply ( strangulated hernias ) require emergency surgery. Hernias that contain a trapped loop of intestine ( incarcerated hernias ) need to be repaired as soon as possible to avoid…

Inguinal Hernia: Surgery in Adults

Adults need to have inguinal hernia repair surgery in the following situations. Hernias that contain a loop of intestine without blood supply ( strangulated hernias ) require emergency surgery. Hernias that contain a trapped loop of intestine ( incarcerated hernias ) need to be repaired as soon as possible to avoid…

Ovaries

The two ovaries are small glands that produce eggs and release hormones. Each ovary is attached to the uterus by a ligament. About once a month, an egg is released from an ovary and travels down the fallopian tube.

Ovaries

The two ovaries are small glands that produce eggs and release hormones. Each ovary is attached to the uterus by a ligament. About once a month, an egg is released from an ovary and travels down the fallopian tube.