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what are the symptoms of a ruptured hernia

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Umbilical Hernia: The common symptoms of ruptured umbilical hernia repair are abdominal pain, bleeding , swelling around that area or bleeding. If you suspect, please c ... Read More
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Return of hernia lum: Return to surgeon for re-examination or get second opinion

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Hernia is a rupture: Assuming you are talking about external abdominal hernias (not herniated disc or internal abdominal hernias), and you care concerned about incarcerati ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Rare: i assume you mean an incarcerated hernia where the intestine is trapped within a hernia sac. a bowel obstruction would result which if neglected would ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Rachel Johns
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: You should have been given lifting restrictions for about 2 weeks after surgery. And after 2 weeks you can start lifting more weight while listening t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Unlikely: It is unlikely for a hiatal hernia to rupture.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Serious: It is very rare for a hernia to break through the skin or "rupture". More commonly, but still unlikely, the contents of the hernia (the stuff coming t ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenton Zehr
31 years experience General Surgery
Increased size: Ventral hernias don't rupture to the outside world, the skin holds the abdominal contents in place. However, they can become very large and difficult ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stefan Chock
21 years experience Trauma Surgery
May need followup: Depending on the type of hernia repair and the circumstances, constant burning in the area could mean a number of things and not necessarily a recurre ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Words matter: Some call a hernia a rupture, signifying the move of an abdominal organ out of its normal location, moving thru a barrier.The belly button or midline ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Weakness: Congenital weakness in the inguinal floor specifically at the inter ring , causes hernia , along the path of testicular decent , in female round ligam ... Read More

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