A member asked:

I have a hernia. my belly aches. tonight, i feel persistent tightness and pins and needles in my groin that is longer relieved by lying down. why?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Bernard Seif answered

Specializes in Clinical Psychology

Hernia tears can: increase. See your doc who can monitor it. You don't want your intestines to strangle. Surgery MAY be the best fix. Peace and good health.

Answered 4/17/2016


Dr. Addagada Rao answered

Specializes in General Surgery

See your doctor: right away or go to ER to make sure , you do not have incarcerated hernia , a complication and surgical emergency bowel get stuck inside the hernia .

Answered 4/20/2016



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