noun. ['ˈhɝːniːə'] rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes.
- umbilical hernia
- hiatal hernia
- hiatus hernia
- inguinal hernia
- hernia (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Diaphragmatic Hernia
Example sentences of the word diaphragmatic-hernia
1. Noun Phrase
Shar-Peis and bulldogs are prone to diaphragmatic hernias, as are male dogs in general.
2. Noun Phrase
Radiographs of the chest and abdomen can diagnose diaphragmatic hernias.
3. Noun Phrase
A simple umbilical hernia has a better chance of a positive outcome than a traumatic diaphragmatic hernia.