It is possible for a hernia in the inguinal location to intermittently incarcerate.
If the hernia is large enough, contents from your peritoneal space, like a loop of bowel
, can go in and out of the hernia. This is called incarceration. When a bowel loop is partially pinched, or out, in the hernia, it is possible to experience gassiness. You might benefit from elective hernia repair