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  • Hernia “cough” exam

    Posted by sandiego on September 4, 2015 at 4:43 pm

    I dont think I have had any Dr ask me to cough while they feel my abdomen standing or sitting.

    When I do this to myself I feel movement under my hand. Is this a positive sign for hernia?

    Usually Doctors feel my abdomen while I am laying down when everything has already gone back into place!

    Chaunce1234 replied 8 years, 5 months ago 2 Members · 2 Replies
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  • sandiego

    Member
    September 5, 2015 at 5:42 am

    Hernia “cough” exam

    Thanks DE

    I was able to get an appt with Jaclyn Parker today on the 21rst, that Dr Towfigh recommended so hopefully I am in good hands!

  • Chaunce1234

    Member
    September 4, 2015 at 6:52 pm

    Hernia “cough” exam

    Ask your doctor to check you for a hernia. I they don’t have you stand up, ask them to check it while standing. Hope this helps!

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