1 doctor weighed in:

What are some signs of a strangulated hernia?

1 doctor weighed in

In brief: Severe pain

Strangulated hernia means that whatever is caught in the hernia has lost its blood supply and has died.
This causes severe pain, nausea, vomiting and hypotension if it is bowel that has strangulated and is a surgical emergency.

In brief: Severe pain

Strangulated hernia means that whatever is caught in the hernia has lost its blood supply and has died.
This causes severe pain, nausea, vomiting and hypotension if it is bowel that has strangulated and is a surgical emergency.
Dr. Leonard Metildi
Dr. Leonard Metildi
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Mark Pack
Board Certified, Surgery
28 years in practice
3M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors