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What causes inguinal hernias?

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In brief: Congenital/acquired

The path taken for testicular descend can stay open or predispose one to inguinal herniation - this is aka indirect hernia.
The hernia more common with accident, sport injury or heavy lifting as with construction workers is frequently through the direct inguinal space - direct inguinal hernia.

In brief: Congenital/acquired

The path taken for testicular descend can stay open or predispose one to inguinal herniation - this is aka indirect hernia.
The hernia more common with accident, sport injury or heavy lifting as with construction workers is frequently through the direct inguinal space - direct inguinal hernia.
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Congenital/acquired

The path taken for testicular descend can stay open or predispose one to inguinal herniation - this is aka indirect hernia.
The hernia more common with accident, sport injury or heavy lifting as with construction workers is frequently through the direct inguinal space - direct inguinal hernia.

In brief: Congenital/acquired

The path taken for testicular descend can stay open or predispose one to inguinal herniation - this is aka indirect hernia.
The hernia more common with accident, sport injury or heavy lifting as with construction workers is frequently through the direct inguinal space - direct inguinal hernia.
Dr. George T Tsai
Dr. George T Tsai
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