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What are the symptoms of a ruptured hernia

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
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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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
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
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 44 years experience
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
General Surgery 31 years experience
Unlikely: It is unlikely for a hiatal hernia to rupture.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
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
32 years experience
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
Trauma Surgery 22 years experience
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
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
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
General Surgery 56 years experience
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