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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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I have recently had a pain in my left groin (just below the waist) come out of nowhere. It feels like a hernia as I’ve have two surgeries...
Hello I have a Inguinal direct hernia and i was wondering if pain can be felt in your inner thigh from it?
Really hoping someone can help. I had emergency surgery on 5th March 2019. I have had an umbilical hernia for a few years and until 5th M...
Exactly one week ago I began to feel soreness on the right side of my abdomen. It has gotten worse since then. When I cough or tighten my...
  
My mother was diagnosed with a hernia and needed to have surgery to repair it. They used a mesh for the repair. This was a few years ago....
I've been having problems for the last two years pretty bad, seemingly random symptoms that didn't fit anything. I finally found a goo...
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