A member asked:

Does having a "weak spot" in the inguinal area mean i will get a hernia soon? 2 doc's both said no hernia. scheduled a ultrasound for some reason? why

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman answered

Specializes in General Surgery

Hernia: They might be attempting to get you to do an ultrasound with valsalva or straining so that a potentially small or occult hernia might be seen.

Answered 5/14/2017



Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question

Meet your new favorite doctor