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Inguinal Hernia: Surgery in Adults

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Topic Overview

Adults need to have inguinal hernia repair surgery in the following situations.

The following people may not be able to have hernia surgery or may choose not to have surgery.


Credits for Inguinal Hernia: Surgery in Adults

Current as of: June 16, 2022

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal Medicine
Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine
Kenneth Bark MD - General Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery


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