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What precautions should you take for hernia of bowel in its infancy stage?

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Dr. Gerardo Garcia
General Surgery 34 years experience
See your doctor: Any hernia that has bowel involvement should be evaluated and treated accordingly before is too late. You are taking a risk of getting the bowel twisted (strangulation) which will increase complications after surgery.

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