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Herniation: Introduction

Herniation: a brain herniation is the displacement of brain tissue, cerebrospinal fluid, and blood vessels outside the compartments in the head that they normally occupy. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Herniation, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Herniation: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Herniation, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Herniation: Animations

Herniation: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Herniation may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Herniation: Deaths

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Definitions of Herniation:

Rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Herniation

The list below shows some of the causes of Herniation mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Herniation?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Herniation. Of the 7 causes of Herniation that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Herniation:

The following list of conditions have 'Herniation' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Herniation Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Herniation based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Herniation:

    Medical Conditions associated with Herniation:

    Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes)

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