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Hernia Mesh

A hernia is nothing to mess around with.  It will not go away on its own, and it almost always requires surgery – sometimes emergency, and sometimes elective.

A big problem with hernia surgery used to be a recurrence, in fact in early surgeries hernias recurred almost 100% of the time.  Advanced medical techniques reduced recurrence significantly, especially the introduction of hernia mesh.

Hernia mesh, however, comes with possible complications.

Hernia mesh provides a lucrative market that draws in medical device makers. Grand View Research estimated the global market was worth $177 million in 2016. The market research firm predicted steady growth through 2025. The potential for profit attracts all sizes of companies.