A 34-year-old male asked:
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Bodybuilding after open inguinal hernia surgery without mesh?

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Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan answered
21 years experience in General Surgery
Should wait: 6 weeks. Just be mindful that to exercise as tolerated to prevent recurrent.
Answered on Feb 19, 2020
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