Abdominal Hernia is a small lump formed in abdomen, either in front or in lower part of groin. Hernia is usually caused in male, obese, having frequent constipation, smoking, in women with more pregnancies and in who do frequent heavy lifting. The primary cause of hernia is same but there are different types of hernia recognized as: Inguinal Hernia, Femoral Hernia, Umbilical Hernia, Mid line Hernia, and Incisional Hernia.
Some of the symptoms of Abdominal Hernia:
- Constant pain in groin
- Pressure noticed when coughing and sneezing.
- Swelling in hernia region.
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor if you find swelling and soreness in the abdominal region.Read more »
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