A 21-year-old male asked:
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i had a right hydroceletomy 2 weeks ago.the stitches have now dissolved and the wound is closed.however many doctors reccomend avoiding heavy lifting for at least a month.what are the possible risks if i start lifting weights at the gym now?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Breakdown. : You also need to worry about the integrity of the healing process inside, not just that of the skin outside. I’m sure it’s frustrating to wait, but listen to your doctors.
Answered on Jan 20, 2018

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