1. hernia

noun. ['ˈhɝːniːə'] rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes.


  • umbilical hernia
  • laparocele
  • diverticulum
  • rupture
  • vaginocele
  • hiatal hernia
  • herniation
  • keratocele
  • omphalocele
  • hiatus hernia
  • colpocele
  • exomphalos
  • inguinal hernia
  • eventration


  • hernia (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Inguinal Hernia

  • hibernia

Example sentences of the word inguinal-hernia

1. Noun Phrase
An inguinal hernia will usually look like a bubble or lump under the skin near the groin.

2. Noun Phrase
See your doctor if you believe you have an inguinal hernia.

3. Noun Phrase
Surgery is the only way to treat an inguinal hernia.

4. Noun Phrase
A weak muscle wall is to blame for an inguinal hernia.