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Hernia In Women Groin Symptoms
Swelling and pain: In general, lopsided groin swelling and pain with activity (especially lifting, staining, and coughing) are highly suggestive of a hernia. You can have it on both sides too. If your bowel is caught within the hernia, additional symptoms may include nausea, bloating or problem with bm. If in doubt, please check in with your doctor. ...Read more
Can a groin pull show symptoms a week after the injury that caused it? Is a hernia much more painful than a groin pull? Heat or ice? Light stretching?
Yes: Groin pulls can hurt for months hernias can have little pain. ...Read more
I believe I have a groin hernia. Other than pain, what are some of the symptoms of a groin hernia?
No bulge, no hernia: The most consistent symptom of a groin hernia is the presence of a bulge. This may be constant but often enlarges with activity and may seem to go away after laying down. While hernias may cause pain, they usually cause subtle discomfort (also) worsened with activity. This pain may extend into the inner thigh due to nerve irritation. ...Read more
They can include pain located in the groin or below the groin crease: bulging, pain, a lump, tenderness or even changes in bowel or bladder habits.
Meet with your surgeon to get testing, examined and determine if its a true hernia ie a hole or a defect in the area or if its a musculoskeletal strain/tear. ...Read more
Yes: Symptoms can be very similar for both a groin strain and hernia. Usually with a hernia a physician or patient can feel a bulge at the site of the hernia. With a groin strain, no bulge is felt. However small hernias can cause significant symptoms and they can be small enough to not feel a bulge very well. A good history of the pain and exam can help differentiate. ...Read more
My husband has had a inguinal groin hernia and I think it has busted what are signs and symptoms of a busted hernia?
Extreme pain in lower right groin female full hysterectomy at 25 from cysts and severe endometriosis had ingunial hernia repaired n 2004?
Pelvic pain: There are so many explanations for pain in the pelvis, it is not possible to say it is your uterus. Could be ovarian cysts, ligaments of the pelvis, or muscles and tendons of the abdomen. Is the pain incited by movement of the pelvis or low back? If so it is probably musculoskeletal. ...Read more
I am experiencing symptoms of another hernia in my groin area and CT shows no hernia. Dr. Did feel some giving in that area. Can it still be?
Hernia with neg CT: Hi, I always tell my patients that the "body doesn't lie", you are having pain for a reason. Ct scan's can miss some hernias depending on location, size, type, quality of the imaging study and the radiology interpretation. Consider having a general surgeon examine you and persue this symptom until it has been identified. ...Read more
I am a female and had a groin hernia repair on May 12th. I have intermittent severe pain like a hot pocker being shoved in my groin. Is this common?
Ask the Dr: Call the Dr who did the repair. Have a followup exam - that's part of the procedure and the only way to know if healing is on track. Don't wait! Try not to use or hold on to imagry of such violent or inflammatory things - they make pain worse. Those who need to manage chronic pain are taught to use accurate but colorless words. Every little bit counts! Call now! ...Read more
I received hernia surgery in groin ysterday to repair hernia and they took a biopsy of my lymph nodes bc they looked"odd" im 23yrs old female. In pain?
Post surgery care: The lymph node will be further evaluated by a pathologist and a report with final diagnosis will be available to you and your surgery team in a few days. The pain is from your surgery site and expected. Okay to take your prescribed medications, ice the area and call in to your surgery team, make your post surgery appointment. Be well. ...Read more
Can women get a hernia in their groin. I've a sore lump where my thigh meets my pelvic near my vaginal area that very tender and swollen_?
Can you get an inguinal hernia without a bump? I had one in 2001 & 2007 & have pain in the groin. Signs & symptoms of a hernia? Doc says weak Spot
Yes, . ..: Fact: Every condition always displays on its pattern of full spectrum from nothing detectable at its beginning to its full-blown picture at the end. Weak spot in inguinal spot indicates the very early stage of developing hernia, which may progress in a widely variable pace reflecting your muscle strength & lifestyle. So, confer with doctor timely. More? To http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
Hello, I am 7 months post hernia repair with mesh. I had am a female who had a small hernia in the groin. I've started to notice soreness and a burning sensation at the site of the hernia. I've been doing exercise such as Pilates, yoga, and ballet stret
Trapped nerve: Call your surgeon for nerve block and treatment ...Read more