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Abdominal Hernia

Abdominal Hernia: Introduction

Occurs when an abdominal organ or fatty tissue protrudes through a weakened area of the abdominal wall which results in a protrusion. The weakening of the abdominal wall can result from a number of causes and the seriousness of the conditions depends on what the protruding tissue is and how tightly it is held there. ...more »

Symptoms of Abdominal Hernia

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Abdominal Hernia?

Abdominal Hernia: Related Patient Stories

Abdominal Hernia: Deaths

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Types of Abdominal Hernia

Causes of Abdominal Hernia

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Disease Topics Related To Abdominal Hernia

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Abdominal Hernia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Abdominal Hernia

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed ( more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of more »

Abdominal Hernia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Abdominal Hernia

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Abdominal Hernia: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Abdominal Hernia

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Abdominal Hernia: Animations

Research about Abdominal Hernia

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Clinical Trials for Abdominal Hernia

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Statistics for Abdominal Hernia

Abdominal Hernia: Broader Related Topics

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