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Daughter with inguinal hernia more prone to other hernias?

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Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine

In brief: Not necessarily

These hernias can be congenital, born with it, or acquired in life.
In an infant with hernia on one side there is high probability for the opposite side to be involved.

In brief: Not necessarily

These hernias can be congenital, born with it, or acquired in life.
In an infant with hernia on one side there is high probability for the opposite side to be involved.
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