• protrudes
  • Although various supports and trusses can be tried in an effort to contain the hernia, the best treatment for this condition is herniorrhaphy , surgical repair of the weakness in the muscle wall through which the hernia protrudes. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • protrude
  • As a result, the possibility for hernias through the inguinal canal in males is much greater because they have a larger opening and therefore a much weaker wall through which the intestines may protrude. (wikipedia.org)
  • bulges
  • Hernias present as bulges in the groin area that can become more prominent when coughing, straining, or standing up. (wikipedia.org)
  • A hernia happens when part of an internal organ or tissue bulges through a weak area of muscle. (icdlist.com)