AO, truss for inguinal or scrotal hernia with double pad, prefabricated


Truss with an anatomically shaped and padded standard or adjustable supports for inguinal or scrotal hernia. The truss provides a permanent pressure on the hernia in order to close the opening. The pressure is built up circularly from the abdomen. It covers the scrotum and the scrotal area. Can include an internal bladder filled with water.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060403060000 - Orthosis, abdominal, hernia support, inguinal hernia


Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example.
* inguinal hernia
* scrotal hernia

User Characteristics ICF Code

1s8103 - Impairment in skin of the pelvic region
2d4154 - Limitation in maintaining a standing position
2d450 - Limitation in walking
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

To contain inguinal or scrotal hernia by closing the hernia opening enabling execution of daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
1s8103 - To support, protect, substitute for or train skin of the pelvic region
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d450 - To support or train walking
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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