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hernianoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɜr·ni·ə/
a medical condition in which part of an organ, such as the intestines, pushes through a layer of muscle that encloses it
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hernianoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɜː.ni.ə/  us   /ˈhɝː.ni.ə/
a medical condition in which an organ pushes through the muscle which surrounds it
(Definition of hernia from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hernia”
in Spanish hernia…
in Vietnamese thoát vị…
in Malaysian hernia…
in Thai ไส้เลื่อน…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疝,突出…
in Turkish fıtık…
in Russian грыжа…
in Indonesian hernia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疝氣,(器官)露出…
in Polish przepuklina…
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