Dr. Timothy ColeSurgery

How Serious is a Hernia?

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Some hernias people live with for years and years and the hernia causes few symptoms.
Other hernias can cause pain and discomfort and interfere with usual activities. 
Some hernias can become strangulated and cause life-threatening problems.
Evaluation of a hernia by a primary care physician, and oftentimes a surgeon, is definitely recommended.