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Hernia operation and sex

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
Depends: It depends on the type of hernia and technique if repair. For most operations, activity as tolerated by pain is the rule. Check with your surgeon to b... Read More
Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine 17 years experience
Depends: How strenuous the intercourse is. If your abdominal muscles hurt during the movements than wait. It may take couple weeks to get your stride back.

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
Chronic Post-Op pain: Hernia recurrence or neuralgia due to injury or entrapment of a nerve near the surgical site are two of the more common reasons to experience pain aft... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: There is no such thing as white jaundice. If your gf has acute or chronic hepatitis and you had unprotected sex, there is a chance you will be infecte... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Suneel Khetarpal
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No: The key to healing in an inguinal hernia is time without straining. Generally we say 4-6 weeks before strenuous exercise. While no real guidelines exi... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Any rash?: If there was also a rash, a herpes or yeast infection or cellulitis could be the problem. With no eruption, simple friction or nonspecific irritation ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rimmer
General Surgery 39 years experience
Bad idea: It will probably be a painful experience and i would recommend abstaining until the area is less swollen and tender before resuming normal activity.
A female asked:
Dr. Craig Lum
General Surgery 25 years experience
Umbilical hernia: You should be able to, but you might find the incision site to be still a bit on the tender side so you might consider waiting for at least another we... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
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
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
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
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
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

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