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Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: If requiring re-entry to explore & control bleeding or just patiently wait and see, that has to be determined according to the surgeon's judgment ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hypoxia: There would be many potential causes. Among possible concerns would be aspiration around the time of surgery, development of a pneumonia, even conges ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Without seeing her..: ...my off the cuff answer would be YES. Now!
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Variable: Small open repairs such as those at the belly button are typically done without a stay in the hospital. Large abdominal wall reconstruction patients t ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Depends: Depends on the size of the hernia, surgical skills, patients recovering abilities. Your surgeon is the best guide.
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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: This Question would best be answered by your surgeon. Depending on your age, other medical conditions, etc, will often determine if you need to stay ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Neavin
18 years experience Plastic Surgery
I dont think...: ...They do. It is functional, not cosmetic.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Hernia surgery: Would not be cosmetic unless combined with other plastic surgery abdominoplasty procedures. Also hospitals in general would have no reason to qualify ... Read More

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