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i was basically pain free for a year after hernia mesh repair on left side but now above my left testicle and testicle is giving me pain will it go away

A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Healing process : Probably relate to the the healing process. Doesn't sound dangerous. If it persists and limits your activity, or gets worse, see your surgeon again. I ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Consult with: your surgeon. It might be vascular injury to your testicle.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Hernia repair involves the area where your testicles descend. As long as you are not having any pain or discomfort, you should be fine.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varicose veins: Possuibly varicose veins in the scrotum 2nd to hernia repair it should be checked out by the surgeon who dis your repair or at least some doctor.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience General Surgery
Not really.: Usually the testicle and scrotum are not swollen following a hernia repair, but it can happen . You need to know the difference between a swollen test ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not normal: to have testicle pain. You should consult with your surgeon. Some superficial nerve damage is unavoidable with any operation, but if your pain is tr ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
48 years experience Family Medicine
Normal: This sensation can be normal for up to 6 months
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Jeu
43 years experience Family Medicine
It : It is very common to have hernias on both sides. It sounds like he will need to have this repaired surgically. As long as it is not causing him pain ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Referred pain?: Most likely this is referred pain, i.e. nerve irritation in the surgical area, not a problem in the testicle itself. Contact your surgeon if the pain ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Could be: any number of things such as hematoma, orchitis, or just plain post operative swelling. You need to show it to your surgeon.
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