An inguinal hernia is a protrusion of abdominal-cavity contents through the
inguinal canal. Symptoms are present in about 66% of affected people. This may
If you do not have an inguinal hernia, see information on common types of
hernias. These include incisional, epigastric, and umbilical hernias in children
Sep 26, 2015 ... An inguinal hernia occurs in the groin area when fatty or intestinal tissues push
through the inguinal canal. It resides at the base of the ...
Describes the types of inguinal hernia, as well as causes, symptoms, surgical
treatment, and potential complications.
This comprises a protrusion of abdominal contents through the fascia of the
abdominal wall, through the internal inguinal ring. Hernias always contain...
An inguinal (pronounced "ingwinal") hernia is the most common type of hernia. It
can appear as a swelling or lump in your groin, or as an enlarged scrotum (the ...
Repair of groin hernias is one of the most commonly performed outpatient
surgical procedures and it is estimated that 750,000 inguinal hernia repairs are ...
Aug 5, 2015 ... Inguinal hernia repair is one of the most commonly performed surgical
procedures in the world. Most surgeons now prefer to perform a ...
In an inguinal hernia, a loop of intestine pushes through an opening in the
abdominal wall into the inguinal canal. The inguinal canal contains the spermatic
Inguinal hernias are located in the lower abdomen just above the leg crease,
near or adjacent to the pubic area. They can sometimes occur on both sides of