1. Port site hernias are notorious for the difficulty they present in their diagnosis. Identify the TRUE statement about the problem of port site hernias. A. Post site hernias occur at a rate of about 10% in abdominal surgeries in general. B. Port sites caused by radially dilating trocars need routine closure. C. Hernias that present within 2 weeks have a lower incidence of obstruction. D. Hernias that occur _2 weeks do not have a peritoneal sac. 2. During an LRYGB, a ventral hernia with a small neck with incarcerated omentum is encountered just above the umbilicus. The surgeon has to reduce the contents of the hernia to be able to proceed with the surgery. He then completes a standard LRYGB. What is the NEXT ideal step? A. Do not repair the hernia. B. Repair the hernia primarily with sutures. C. Place a polypropylene mesh. D. Place a Gore-Tex mesh.
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1. Port site hernias are notorious for the difficulty they present in their diagnosis. Identify the.