A 32-year-old female asked:
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three days ago i had laparoscopic hernia repair with repair to some slight diastasis. my swelling is very uneven on incison side. lump flat lump is what my stomach looks like.

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Post Op: You are 3 days post op and the swelling could very well be normal. As long as you are not having a fever, bleeding or the swelling is not worsening I would let things heal. Make sure you recheck with surgeon at your follow up visit.
Answered on May 22, 2017

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