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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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By sbartek1974
How long for Hernia surgery recovery? My hernia was in my scrotom. Not my intestines, but fatty tissue. About 1 1/4 l...
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By Torcuato
please can anyone tell me if you had any experience in new study about hernia surgery ? I'm about to participate in ...
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By Spoonman88
I'm 26 years old, and a little over a month ago, I got an umbilical hernia from picking up a heavy steel plate at wor...
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By Casinosun
I bent over to pick up a 40 lb box of batteries and immediately felt a tingling sensation in my right testicle. late...
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By MurphySha64
I'm 17 and male, and this has been happening for years. So basically every once and awhile i get this very sharp pull...
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By Needlenose
I had umbilical hernia surgery not even a week ago. However the area where the hernia was is still protruding and I c...
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By new_around_here
Mine is just above my naval and extends to the top of my abdomen. I am going to say it is greatert than 4 inches from...
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By Slowrecovery14
I had hernia repair with the nissen wrap 3 weeks ago I am not able to digest food don't think food is going down have...
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By sbartek1974
On Monday September 15th I had a hernia removed. For the past 30 years(eversince I was 10 years)I've had a bulge in m...
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By Willie5
Since around December I have experienced slight swelling, on and off below my waist line. As of late, I have been exp...
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By JessieBird
Well where to begin! I have battled swollen and hardened abdomen for some time now. I wake up one day and I can see m...
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By triscutt
My boyfriend has a herina the size of a small pumpkin the body order he has its so bad and he said that he had an op...
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By Ahmed_Sami
HI, i did US 5 months ago it should ing. hernia at both sides. later did other US which didn't show any hernias?!...
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By Dippun
Heya, I had am umbilical hernia repaired 12 days ago, it had been healing fine and within the timeframes told. On ...
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By DonLackie
I think I have a hernia, and have had one for a while. A few months ago it started bothering me enough that I decide...
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By ElaineWoolacott
Hi my mother is a 60 yr old active female who has just had a double (femoral hernia) Operation, about 6/7 weeks ago. ...
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By TOHO1
Two years ago I had double hernia op. Recently I am having burning pain on the right side, similar to the pain I had...
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By Mat789
If you had a reducible hernia as a child which wasn't really visible, it could only be felt when you pushed on it, is...
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By tom946
hi i have a hernia as described above about the size of a marbel im into working out 5 days a week nothing heavy just...
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By MClaudeW
I'm 30 and have a had a direct inguinal hernia since I was 12. 18 years now. It feels as If there are tubules and mat...
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