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But when training for my first marathon, I did develop very painful muscle hernias in both my calf muscles, near the shins.
When surgeons operated on what they believed was a muscle hernia on Bernard James' right hip, they instead found a cyst full of grey liquid, caused by particles of cobalt and chromium leeching from the hip replacement into the surrounding area.
8) Differential diagnosis of the mass includes soft tissue tumor, hematoma (7) (as in our patient), muscle hernia, and renal tumor.
It's a muscle hernia and there's a chance it could get worse if I train and play," he said yesterday.