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What causes groin pain?

Groin pain can have various causes. If the groin pain is worsened when having a bowel movement, bearing down, coughing or sneezing, it could be caused by an inguinal hernia. This is when a portion of the intestines, bowel or other tissue pushes through the abdominal wall and moves into the inguinal canal.

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