What is the significance of pain associated with an abdominal hernia?

Updated: Jul 01, 2021
  • Author: Assar A Rather, MBBS, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, MSc, DSc, AGAF  more...
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Answer

In patients who have a substantial amount of pain without evidence of incarceration or strangulation, an alternative diagnosis should be suspected.


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