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Can someone die from hernia?

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Dr. Kenton Zehr
Surgery

In brief: Yes

If the contents of the hernia sac have a compromised blood supply from twisting or compression the tissue can die.
This can be very serious and cause dead if not treated surgically.

In brief: Yes

If the contents of the hernia sac have a compromised blood supply from twisting or compression the tissue can die.
This can be very serious and cause dead if not treated surgically.
Dr. Kenton Zehr
Dr. Kenton Zehr
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