Top 10 Trends in Medicine, September 2014

Ryan Syrek


September 23, 2014

#6 Clinical Trend: Hernia

Recently, several professional athletes, including Noah Vonleh of the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets, Charlie Morton of the MLB’s Pittsburgh Pirates, and Kyle Van Noy of the NFL’s Detroit Lions have been in the news after being diagnosed with sports hernias. Perhaps this is the reason for the increased interest in hernias?

For more in-depth clinical information, see Abdominal Hernia.


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