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Men, women and children can all get hernias.


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A hernia can be left untreated in a woman because she is unaware that she has one. It is often a good idea to have a hernia fixed if you are aware that you have one.

In most cases, a woman can have normal labor with an umbilical hernia. However, it will be up to the doctor in charge.

"hiatal hernia" and "hiatus hernia"

No I do not have a hernia.

Under certain circumstances, such as a strangulated hernia, a hernia could be fatal.

A hiatal hernia can also be called a diaphragmatic hernia.

A hernia of the diaphragm is called a diaphragmatic hernia.

Hernia is in German "Leistenbruch"

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hernia && parkinsons disease hernia && parkinsons disease A hernia is not a disease

Urethrocele is a hernia of the urethral wall.Hernia urethralis

The different kinds of hernia are listed below: * Congenital hernia: occur in babies, present from birth. * Inguinal hernia: common in sportsmen, involves part of the bowel protrudibng into the groin * Hiatus hernia: involves the stomach, where it enters the chest cavity via the hiatus. * Incarcerated hernia: where the hernia has swollen up. * Reducible hernia: one that can be manipulated back into place easily, much like a dislocated joint can be repositioned with relative ease. * Irreducible hernia: can't be returned to its original position without surgical intervention. * Strangulated hernia: potentially fatal, as it means the bood supply has been cut off by the hernia. There are even more types, each with their own subtle variations. These can be viewed from the link. [source: adapted from First Aid, by Geddes and Grosset]

it depends how serious the hernia is......a friend of my dads had a hernia for years and it didnt bother him at all......whereas i have a hernia in my stomach and im actually getting surgery on it depends on the person and the severity of the hernia really

Hernia is almost always a chronic disease. At times hernia can have acute onset.

A femoral hernia is another type of hernia that appears in the groin, occurring when abdominal organs and tissue press through the femoral ring.

Cystocele is the term meaning hernia of the bladder.Hernia of urinary bladder is known as sliding hernia. This hernia occurs when an organ drags along part of peritoneum,or ,in other words,the organ is a part of the hernia sac.The colon and urinary bladder are often involved. the term also frequently refers to sliding hernia of the stomach.

Yes dogs can get hernia when there usually born

My puppy has a hernia and she acts great. If your puppy has a hernia, when you get it fixed so it can't have babies, the vet will fix it!

A strangulated hernia is one in which the bowel loop is trapped in a hernia.

Inguinal hernia. The previous poster to this answer was incorrect. A hernia that extends from the abdomen into the scrotum is called an inguinal hernia, while a hiatal hernia is one where the top part of the stomach pokes through the hole in the diaphragm where the esophagus goes.

Your question is wrong as there are various types of hernia . Males have inguinal hernia which can't occur in females .On the other hand females have femoral hernia not present in males .

Inguinal hernia repair is performed to close or mend the weakened abdominal wall of an inquinal hernia.

An example of an occult hernia would be when a person has persistent inguinal (groin) pain with no obvious physical sign of the hernia.

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