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 was born with gastroschisis and have a scar on my tummy and a hernia,I was wondering if wearing a waist trainer would be dangerous a...
Hey everyone, Can anyone help me work out what's wrong with me? I'm a 44 year old male, good diet, don't smoke, no drugs, very lit...
Hi All, I am new to the community. I am from India. My question is related to "Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia". Our first baby wa...
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...
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