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can you have sex after hernia surgery

A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Speak to surgeon: In general uncomplicated hernia , 2 months is sufficient time to do all activities , in normal healing process collagen deposits in 3 wks , 8 wks is ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
2 weeks : with her on top
A 56-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 41-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.
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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 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Yes: For open and laparoscopic inguinal hernia operations, i tell my patients to return to call mental activity as tolerated by pain. This is a variable am ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan answered
21 years experience General Surgery
Yes: But not right immediately after surgery. Please follow up with your surgeon and let him /her tell you when to resume normal activity. Early heavy acti ... Read More
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A 26-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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A male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Hernia surgery: Ask your surgeon and discuss with you personal physician.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: The defect in the abdominal wall necessitating hernia repair in the para umbilical area is small. With heavy and at least 2 layer suture repair esp ... Read More
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