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Hernia FAQs (cont.)

Where can one find more information about hernias?

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MedlinePlus, Hernia

MedlinePlus, Hernia Repair

American Medical Association, Medem, The Causes and Surgical Treatment of Abdominal Hernia

Medically reviewed by Martin E Zipser, MD; American board of Surgery

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/5/2014

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Hernia FAQs - Symptoms

What were your symptoms of a hernia?

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Hernias »

As defined in 1804 by Astley Cooper, ahernia as a protrusion of any viscus from its proper cavity.

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