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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rodolfo Furigay
60 years experience General Surgery
Yes, you should.: Barring any unforeseen complications, you should be able to resume normal activity without any restriction 6 weeks following a hernia repair even for ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: How were your double hernias done, by laparoscopy or open incision? If through incision, occasionally a delayed occurrence of stitch-related infection ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
27 years experience General Surgery
Not for me: I prefer to perform umbilical herniorraphies under local anesthesia with sedation. Patients wake up faster and with fewer anesthesia side effects.
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Every case is unique. General anesthesia is very safe, and most patients prefer to be "out of it". Local anesthesia with or without sedation are also ... Read More
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
29 years experience Anesthesiology
It depends on: Your needs and expectations. Small umbilical hernias can be fixed with local and sedation, but larger ones will be easier using a general.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
No lower age limit: Groin hernia in a baby has a potential complication of incarceration , surgery is advised as soon as it is detected. Talk to your pediatrician for re ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Murray
33 years experience General Surgery
Many possibilities: Not enough info to make a determination. This may be due to core muscle weakness following surgery or could be related to the surgery. Need to see you ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: This mandates medical evaluation immediately.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. D J
Dr. D J answered
38 years experience General Surgery
Walking: This problem is not improved with exercise. Imagine an old innertube tire with a weak area and bulging of the innertube. This doesn't get better wit ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sawyer
36 years experience General Surgery
Variable: Primary bilateral laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair requires about 15 to 30 min to complete per side depending on surgeon experience, the exact type ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
NotAllHerniasAlike: Important variables include the type of hernia, the medical history of the patient, and the training & experience of the surgeon. The trends these d ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Might: Possible, but impossible to say without testing him. Whenever you and he want to ttc he should be evaluated with a semen analysis - if normal, great; ... Read More

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