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What is Groin Hernia?

What is Groin Hernia?

An intestinal loop that protrudes through a weakness in the abdominal wall or inguinal canal. The protrusion causes a visible ...more »

  • Groin Hernia: Lump in groin where segment of bowel has protruded through small imperfection in abdominal wall or inguinal canal.

Groin Hernia: Introduction

Types of Groin Hernia:

Broader types of Groin Hernia:

How serious is Groin Hernia?

Complications of Groin Hernia: see complications of Groin Hernia

What causes Groin Hernia?

Causes of Groin Hernia: see causes of Groin Hernia

What are the symptoms of Groin Hernia?

Symptoms of Groin Hernia: see symptoms of Groin Hernia

Complications of Groin Hernia: see complications of Groin Hernia

Can anyone else get Groin Hernia?

More information: see contagiousness of Groin Hernia
Inheritance: see inheritance of Groin Hernia

Groin Hernia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Groin Hernia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Groin Hernia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Groin Hernia: Gastrointestinal surgeon, General surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Groin Hernia.
Treatments for Groin Hernia: see treatments for Groin Hernia
Research for Groin Hernia: see research for Groin Hernia

Name of Groin Hernia

Main name of condition: Groin Hernia

Groin Hernia: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Groin Hernia:


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