A long protracted and precarious tube that is affixed with the very beginning portion of the colon, is called the appendix. Appendix, being a small organ in the body is situated in the fourth part of the abdominal cavity. The function of appendix in the body is to help in the secretion of immunoglobulins, a protein that ensures safety from bacterial infection. Overall, It increases immunity power in the body.
HERNIA IS A MEDICAL CONDITION IN WHICH AN INTERNAL ORGAN BULGES OUT OF THE BODY. THESE PROTRUSION DOES NOT GO AWAY ON ITS OWN AND LAPAROSCOPIC HERNIA OPERATION IS NEEDED TO CORRECT IT. THESE ARE OF FOUR TYPES AND WE ARE GOING TO UNDERSTAND ONE OF THE TYPE CALLED HIATAL HERNIA.