A 41-year-old male asked:
Pulled heavy weight resulting in slight right side bulge in scrotum. ultrasound shows no signs of hernia. had inguinal hernia repair 30 years ago. feel slight pain below incision scar after exercise. the bulge reduces at times but mostly stays. do i need
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Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Hernia: It sure still sounds like a hernia. The quality of ultrasound varies tremendously based on the equipment and also the technician, I would not hesitate to get a second opinion. Having a hernia is very often a clinical diagnosis, if there is any question a ct scan can be helpful.
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