herniae


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her·ni·ae

(her'nē-ē),
Plural of hernia.
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A single shot of a broad-spectrum intravenous antibiotic is recommended for higher risk patients (for example, diabetic, elderly, obese or immunocompromised) and for recurrent or complex herniae.