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Jena, LA
A 41-year-old male asked:

Tender area upper left groin pressure from pants in one spot while sitting no visible sign of hernia got better but started again after a year?

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
Surgery 40 years experience
See a doctor: You still could have a hernia, as they are often not visible to the person in the early stages. Only larger inguinal (groin) hernias become visible. Also could just be muscle discomfort. Have an exam with a doctor to be sure.
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Last updated Feb 7, 2014

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