A 52-year-old female asked:
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knots and stabbing pain after umbilical hernia?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Surgery?: Did you just have an umbilical hernia repair? If yes, please advise your surgeon of these symptoms.
Answered on May 5, 2017

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