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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-07750: Neil Findlay (Lothian)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 6 March 2017

To ask the Scottish Government what alternative, non-mesh treatments are available to patients being treated for hernias.

Answered by: Shona Robison 17 March 2017

Non-mesh treatments include both surgical and non-surgical interventions. Surgical interventions include the use of simple suture repairs or the use of host native tissue.