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How do you know if a hernia has ruptured?

A ruptured hernia is highly unlikely in most types of hernia, with the exception of incisional hernias. Pain, nausea, vomiting, fever, and internal bleeding are all possible with a burst hernia. A ruptured hernia is a life-threatening emergency, requiring immediate medical attention and most likely surgery.

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