Which provocative factors should be evaluated in the workup of abdominal hernias?

Updated: Jul 23, 2019
  • Author: Assar A Rather, MBBS, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, DSc, MSc, AGAF  more...
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Evaluation for potential reversal of provocative factors (eg, prostatism, chronic cough, severe constipation, rectal cancer, and ascites) is important.


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