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Age Demographics

December 5, 2019


Hernias are often thought to occur in older patients - people in their fifties, sixties, seventies, and that's true. There are patients that develop these over time. However, it's also quite common to see hernias occur in infants - even newborns. When we see these, we are not alarmed. We just take care of them, operate and fix them, and patients recover fine.

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