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A 33-year-old female asked:

I had laparoscopic surgery 7 days ago for umbilical incisional hernia, repaired with 6" long mesh, still having lots of pain left lower tummy.normal?

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
General Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: yes the pain will be there for a while you can minimizing it by wearing abdominal binder and applying some heat and make sure your bowls are regular

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Last updated Jan 2, 2015

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