How to Identify Symptoms of a Strangulated Hiatal Hernia?

Answer Normally, a hiatal hernia is a minor problem, requiring only a change in dietary and eating habits, but if a hiatal hernia becomes strangulated it quickly becomes a life-threatening situation. Know... Read More »

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What is the difference between a hiatal hernia and an abdominal hernia?

different from abdominal hernias in that it is not visible on the outside of the body. With a hiatal hernia, the stomach bulges upward through the

How can a abdominal ventral hernia repair with a mesh end up with a hernia in ur stomack?

Only your doctor can tell if it is the same hernia or not. I would doubt that it is. When the muscle wall is weak that is when you get hernias. It may be that another section of the wall has a... Read More »

What is "HERNIA"?

In simple terms a Hernia is when something protrudes into someplace it shouldn't. For example, a Herniated disc in the spine is one that is out of alignment. Most common hernia's involve organs in ... Read More »

What is a sports hernia?

Sport hernia is a fascinating condition that is very misunderstood. The result of this misunderstanding can potentially lead to a misdiagnosis.Dispelling the mysterySports hernias have various name... Read More »