Patient information about the congenital and the acquired inguinal hernia conditions. From the North Penn Hernia Institute.
MayoClinic: Inguinal Hernia
Comprehensive overview of inguinal hernia, symptoms, risk factors, as well as treatment and repair of this abdominal hernia.
NDDIC: Inguinal Hernia
About the hernia condition which affects the area between the abdomen and thigh. From the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC).
WebMD: Inguinal Hernia
Topic overview about inguinal hernia and how it develops. Includes causes, symptoms, and repair.
WebMD: Inguinal Hernia Surgery
About the surgery recommended for all inguinal hernias to avoid complications such as strangulation.
Wikipedia: Inguinal Hernia
User-edited article about inguinal hernia, the protrusions of abdominal cavity contents through the inguinal canal. Includes origin, clinical presentation, diagnosis, surgical repair, and subtypes of inguinal hernias.