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How would I know if my son has a hernia?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:54 AM on Dec. 30, 2013 in General Parenting

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  • Have him examined by his Dr.
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 9:54 AM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • You may see a protrusion near his belly.
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 9:55 AM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • Like mrsmom said, take him to the doctor!
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 9:56 AM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • Call your doctor and make an appointment.
    DJDNY

    Answer by DJDNY at 9:56 AM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • Some can only be diagnosed with a CT scan. Call the doctor.
    idareyou

    Answer by idareyou at 9:57 AM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • Your doctor will tell you. If you suspect he has one make an appointment to have it checked out!!
    Ramble_on

    Answer by Ramble_on at 12:09 PM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • Your doctor will tell you. This isn't something to self diagnose
    Brawn

    Answer by Brawn at 12:19 PM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • His doctor will tell you.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 2:26 PM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • It's really best to ask his pediatrician about this. Some hernias need immediate treatment and some are not serious.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 3:09 PM on Dec. 30, 2013

  • His doctor will tell you. Sometimes you can see them protruding, and sometimes you can't. ALWAYS best to ask his doctor.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 7:50 PM on Dec. 30, 2013

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