A 56-year-old member asked:
how are a pulled groin and a hernia different?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Erik Borncamp answered
24 years experience Wound care
Difficult: They can give you many of the same symptoms. Best to have an experienced md examine you. Rarely a study like cat scan may be necessary. Sometimes you have to wait and see if the pain goes away (strain) or whether a lump develops (hernia). This can take months to years.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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