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Disease Hernia

Name Hernia
Synonyms Enterocele | Hernias
Definition Protrusion of tissue, structure, or part of an organ through the bone, muscular tissue, or the membrane by which it is normally contained. Hernia may involve tissues such as the ABDOMINAL WALL or the respiratory DIAPHRAGM. Hernias may be internal, external, congenital, or acquired.
Categories Pathology (anatomical condition)
MeSH® ID D006547
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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathological Conditions, Anatomical Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hernia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hernia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Acromegaloid features, overgrowth, cleft palate, and hernia Has associated genes
View node Encephalocele Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Hernia, Abdominal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Hernia, Diaphragmatic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hernia, Obturator
  Incisional Hernia
View node Intervertebral Disc Displacement Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Megarbane syndrome
View node Meningocele Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Rectocele