What causes inguinal hernias?

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.
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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What caused her inguinal hernia? She was gaving CS birth 4 months ago. And last month she have inguinal hernia. I want to know how to treat it.

How old are you????? first the C section will cause a weakness in the muscle of the groin depends on how they did it a midline incision, or a low cut incision, and if they did cut any muscle or not. the bottom line it is not unusual for a C section incision to create a groin or inguinal hernia. because of damage to the muscle from the surgery. the only treatment for a hernia is surgery open or laparoscopic with screen. Read more...