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A hernia is protrusion of an organ or the muscular wall of an organ through the cavity that normally contains it. A hiatal hernia occurs when the stomach protrudes upwards into the mediastinum through the esophageal opening in the diaphragm.
Gore sponsors EVEResT Lunch Symposium

Gore sponsors EVEResT Lunch Symposium

Gore launches new internet cloud-based 3D advanced visualization and decision support system

Gore launches new internet cloud-based 3D advanced visualization and decision support system

Gore REDUCE Clinical Study investigates PFO in stroke patients

Gore REDUCE Clinical Study investigates PFO in stroke patients

Elderly often have poor outcomes from surgery: Study

Elderly often have poor outcomes from surgery: Study

Biologic grafts are increasingly being used to repair complex hernias

Biologic grafts are increasingly being used to repair complex hernias

Atrium completes enrollment in iCAST Atrium Registry Ultrasound Study

Atrium completes enrollment in iCAST Atrium Registry Ultrasound Study

Gore announces new Early TIPS for Ascites Study

Gore announces new Early TIPS for Ascites Study

Even most vulnerable infants can transition to breast-feeding: Study

Even most vulnerable infants can transition to breast-feeding: Study

Advanced procedure for microsurgical breast reconstruction offered at Baptist Health hospitals

Advanced procedure for microsurgical breast reconstruction offered at Baptist Health hospitals

Biomerix enters distribution agreement with Medline

Biomerix enters distribution agreement with Medline

Atrium Medical receives Bio/Medical Council Business of the Year Award

Atrium Medical receives Bio/Medical Council Business of the Year Award

Covidien presents hernia and abdominal wall repair products at EHS Meeting

Covidien presents hernia and abdominal wall repair products at EHS Meeting

Study shows Strattice TM is safe for single-stage hernia repair

Study shows Strattice TM is safe for single-stage hernia repair

Gore launches larger sized BIO-A Tissue Reinforcement for surgical procedures

Gore launches larger sized BIO-A Tissue Reinforcement for surgical procedures

Covidien to showcase innovative surgical products at 96th ACS Clinical Congress

Covidien to showcase innovative surgical products at 96th ACS Clinical Congress

SCS, PNS prove to be effective tools in treating chronic pain: NANS, ASIPP

SCS, PNS prove to be effective tools in treating chronic pain: NANS, ASIPP

PolyTouch Medical raises US $830k in private financing round

PolyTouch Medical raises US $830k in private financing round

Gore completes enrollment in study of VIABAHN Endoprosthesis with Heparin Bioactive Surface

Gore completes enrollment in study of VIABAHN Endoprosthesis with Heparin Bioactive Surface

Gore commences treatment in Europe with new 25 cm VIABAHN Endoprosthesis

Gore commences treatment in Europe with new 25 cm VIABAHN Endoprosthesis

GORE C3 Delivery System enables repositioning of stent graft during procedure for AAA

GORE C3 Delivery System enables repositioning of stent graft during procedure for AAA