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Please help! what happens when a ventral hernia ruptures?

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Dr. Kenton Zehr
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In brief: Increased size

Ventral hernias don't rupture to the outside world, the skin holds the abdominal contents in place.
However, they can become very large and difficult to repair if the contents cannot be easily returned into the abdomen during the repair.

In brief: Increased size

Ventral hernias don't rupture to the outside world, the skin holds the abdominal contents in place.
However, they can become very large and difficult to repair if the contents cannot be easily returned into the abdomen during the repair.
Dr. Kenton Zehr
Dr. Kenton Zehr
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