*  Disease - 5 | Britannica.com
hernia protrusion of an organ or tissue from its normal cavity. The protrusion may extend outside the body or between cavities ...
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... the surgeon who perfected the operation for inguinal hernia (Bassini's operation); Carlo Forlanini, who introduced therapeutic ...
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*  Strangulated hernia | physiology | Britannica.com
A strangulated hernia is one in which the circulation of blood through the hernia is impeded by pinching at the narrowest part ... In hernia. A strangulated hernia is one in which the circulation of blood through the hernia is impeded by pinching at the ...
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*  digestive system disease - Stomach | Britannica.com
digestive system disease - Stomach: Indigestion, also called dyspepsia, is any or all of the unpleasant symptoms that are associated with the malfunctioning of the digestive system. Indigestion may be caused by a disease, but it primarily occurs because of stress or improper eating habits, smoking, drinking excessive quantities of...
https://www.britannica.com/science/human-digestive-system-disease/Stomach