interstitial hernia


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in·ter·sti·tial her·ni·a

a hernia in which the protrusion is between any two of the layers of the abdominal wall.
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in·ter·sti·tial her·ni·a

(in'tĕr-stish'ăl hĕr'nē-ă)
A hernia in which the protrusion is between any two of the layers of the abdominal wall.
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interstitial hernia

A form of inguinal hernia in which the hernial sac lies between the layers of the abdominal muscles.
See also: hernia
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