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Cough

Question
Posted by: Julie | 2020/01/14

Q.

Constant coughing

I have been coughing for a couple weeks, just this morning I had a horrible coughing fit, and then immediate pain in my lower abdomen, it only hurts when i cough, could this be a hernia?

Expert's Reply

A.

Cough Expert
- 2020/01/17

Yes, it could be a hernia.  In this case usually a sack pops out every time you cough.  Alternatively it could be a muscle strain.  If the symptoms continue, see your doctor.

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