February 12, 2019, 01:59 am

Roach: 'Reducible' is a good thing when it comes to hernias


 12-02-2019 1:59 AM

DEAR DR. ROACH: My son had an ultrasound the other day for a hernia. I have had six hernias. His results showed an inguinal hernia, 2.2 centimeters and "reducible." Will he need surgery? Can he wear a truss? What does "reducible" mean? Is this a risk for strangulation of the bowel?...

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