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Diaphragmatic hernia 

 

A hernia is the protrusion of an organ or tissue out of the body cavity in which it normally lies. By far the most common hernias develop in the abdomen, when a weakness in the abdominal wall evolves into a localized hole, or "defect", through which the protrusion occurs. These may present either with pain at the site, a visible or palpable lump, or in some cases by more vague symptoms resulting from pressure on an intraabdominal organ which has become "stuck" in the hernia. ...

A bone fracture (sometimes abbreviated FRX or Fx, Fx, or #) is a medical condition in which a bone is cracked but not broken; it is a break in the ...


Hernias as related to Bone Fracture