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hello. i have 2 hernias..one that is really big. i got them while i was pregnant especially the big one above my belly button..i went to see a surgeon & he told me if i wasn't done having babies don't get the surgery till after the baby. is this something

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Dr. Lawrence Schappa
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wait: It is a hernia and do not get it fixed until after your done having children. Having another pregnancy after fixing it may cause it to break down and reoccurr again.
Answered on May 26, 2015

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