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Most severe kind of hernia

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
Inguinal hernia: Anything which causes increased abdominal pressure probably can force the intestine through a weakened inguinal canal and cause a hernia. Older age, ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
Usually none: There is no particular exercise that is more likely to cause a hernia compared to another. Hernias can come from activity, but typically only in genet... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
General Surgery 43 years experience
Cervical hernia: it really depends how bad the cervical hernia is ,and what kind of pressure against the nerve is causing, and what kind of symptoms you are having. so... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rafael Lugo
General Surgery 28 years experience
Not alway: Ypu may or may not have pain. Usually you see a bulge where the scar is.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
Bariatrics 22 years experience
Hiatal hernia: A small hiatal hernia, meaning no bigger than 2cm, shouldn't be a problem when it comes to exercise. It may cause you some heartburn, and strenuous ex... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
depends: There are some patients more likely to develop hernis than others. If you need to have laparoscopic surgery in the future, be sure your surgeon closes... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Same one as in men: General surgeon usually handles hernia in majority of times repairs , others also trained to treat like Gyn , GU Plastic surgeons etc
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 34 years experience
General Surgeons: All general surgeons have extensive training in hernia repair during their residency. Umbilical hernias are one of the most common operations perform... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
Pediatrics 35 years experience
???: Not sure...recurrent hernia? Reducible hernia??? Any more info you can provide?
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
General Surgery 29 years experience
Umbilical hernia: Hernias can cause pain and more commonly when things are intermittently stuck or incarcerated in the defect. This is a sign that you should have thi... Read More

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