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nerve pain after inguinal hernia surgery

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Sorry that: you have this rare but frustrating symptom(s) followng hernia repair but further surgery or aggressive treatment is usually not successful in relievin ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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CPIP: Studies show you are suffering from CPIP Chronic Post herniorrhaphy inguinal pain. Tinels test, ultrasound/MRI Imaging may be suggested in addition to ... Read More
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Nerve irritation. : This should settle down with time. Good Luck !
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Clinical : Sharp/burning/lancinating pain traveling from the incision to the pubic area, scrotum, or thigh, tingling sensation in these area, pain with stretchin ... Read More
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Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Pain and tingling: Pain, numbness, and tingling, are the typical symptoms associated with nerve entrapment after inguinal hernia repair. Diagnosis is typically made with ... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Revision: Seek another opinion about getting a revision of your original inguinal hernia surgery
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Kashmer
20 years experience Trauma Surgery
Ilioinguinal nerve: It is possible that a nerve in the area (ilioinguinal) is giving you trouble. Other nerves may be involved. Other options include hernia recurrence ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Ask your surgeon: Only he knows how extensive the hernia was and how it was repaired and will release you to physical activity
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check with surgeon: You need to check with your surgeon as the type and extent of the surgery will be known to him/her and the best advice given.
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: The reported lingering discomfort near and below the incision for inguinal herniorrhaphy is nothing uncommon and may eventual fade away, but could las ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: Underwear should not affect your surgery.

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