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Synonyms for hernia
rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes
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occur in 1 in 2000 births and usually manifest in the neonatal period with respiratory dysfunction .
Mary, who has a two-year-old son, only discovered at 22 weeks into her pregnancy that her unborn child had a congenital hernia
Weatherspoon had surgery for a congenital hernia
at age 4 and was forced to wear orthopedic leg braces during rehabilitation.
No complicated or congenital hernias
were included in the study.
Among acquired or congenital hernias
, inguinal remains to be most common, with prevalence of 25% and 2% in males and females respectively.