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Cameron Park Zoo's baby orangutan diagnosed with an inguinal hernia

(Source: Cameron Park Zoo) (Source: Cameron Park Zoo)
WACO, TX (KXXV) -

Cameron Park Zoo said that the new orangutan baby, Razak, has been diagnosed with an inguinal hernia.

An inguinal hernia is a protrusion of abdominal cavity contents through the inguinal canal.

The zoo said this is a common condition in human infants, but it requires surgery to correct.

They said that the zoo’s veterinarian has put together a team of specialist for the procedure.

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