Hernia Community

Hernia occurs when part of an internal organ pushes through an opening in the organ’s wall. There are many types of hernias such as Inguinal Hernia (in the groin), Umbilical Hernia (around the belly button), and Incisional Hernia (through a scar). Discuss topics including prevention, symptoms, causes and surgical treatments for hernias.
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Hi, i had an inguinal hernia surgery on the left side and right side 3 months ago . . . on the past few months i didn't feel any discomfo...
Hello - I have a fatty tissue hernia that is moderately painful creating a little lump above my belly button. The doctor has told me this...
For the last 1 1/2 years or more I have been experiencing what I thought to be a classic hernia. Brought on by cough, sneeze, pulling wee...
The pain isn't really bothering me....but it does feel tender and hurts when I touch or press the area or bump against it....pain seems t...
Massive large hernias with external wounds caused by the hernias being so large making for a thin abdominal wall. Recently one of the wo...
Hey has anyone had a robotic Hernia surgery done before? I have two inguinal hernias and I wanted to know if the recovery time is quicker...
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