A 36-year-old female asked:
Does umbilical hernia repair require hospitalisation?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Mark Hoepfner answered
38 years experience in General Surgery
No: Usually an outpatient surgery at a hospital or surgery center. Can go home after recovered from the anesthetic. Unless the surgery is being performed for some uncommon emergency.
Answered on May 1, 2017
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