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pain 3 months after hernia surgery

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Tuma
Dr. Gary Tuma answered
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hernia: It can be just post surgical but u should see your surgeon to make sure there is no recurrence.
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Dr. Michael Murray
32 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Hermia surgery usually involves placing mesh. This will usually cause some scarring. This will cause pain and stiffness for up to 6 months to a year w ... Read More
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Consult your Surgeon: Need rexamination to see if sutures failed, hernias recurred or have trapped nerve/ Only physical exam can make this determination
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Don't worry: If you have had no problem, why worry over uncommon complications from the shaving?
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Follw direction: It is best to follow the direction of your physician. He probably required you to rest a while longer and not do strenuous things for a least 6 weeks, ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience Family Medicine
Other symptoms: How bad is the back pain? Some soreness at site of epidural normal for several days to a week. If pain 5/10 or higher, or if he also has headache, sus ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: Very hard to tell here without a physical examination. Are you describing hardness around the surgical sites? If mesh was used for the hernia surgery ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
See your doctor: that is not normal, you need to see your doctor or your surgeon,for proper evaluation, and treatment. You could be having a strangulated hernia, so yo ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derron Wilson
24 years experience Pain Management
Doubtful: I would think that normal straining at this point will not have a deleterious effect on the integrity of the wound. I would not resume more strenuous ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hypoxia: There would be many potential causes. Among possible concerns would be aspiration around the time of surgery, development of a pneumonia, even conges ... Read More

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