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can i have intercourse if i have a hernia

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Generally: I would wait 4-6 weeks for strenuous physical activity. Best to check with your surgeon.
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Dr. Daniel Para
29 years experience General Surgery
Probably: Depending on the type of hernia repair you had, resumption of all normal activities can usually begin within 3-5 days. Aggressive straining and vigor ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience Pediatrics
Not clear question: Please ask again with focus on the question. Not sure what "mainly fee?" is supposed to mean. Thank you.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Caldwell
16 years experience General Practice
Painful hernia: Yes, it sounds possible that a femoral hernia could become more painful after sex. If this happens frequently, you could see about getting the hernia ... Read More
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Not so Rough..: Yes it can.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Umbilical Hernia: Very, very, very rare for it to cause any trouble by itself, or need surgery for other than cosmetic reasons. Ask your dr to look into the painful int ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ur surgeon gave U-: -good advice. The main problem is it can enlarge & a loop of bowel may get trapped in it. Then it's a surgical emergency. Now U can schedule it wh ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Lydon
38 years experience General Surgery
No restriction: Anytime that you are comfortable. It will not cause harm to the repair.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Few days: Wait until you feel comfortable, do not excessively strain in the first week. Ask your surgeon their preference.
A male asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience General Surgery
When you want to.: I usually give a wise guy answer stating that as long as she doesn't get in my way during the case you can start now! however when there is little or ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
See surgeon: They will diagnose and treat.

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