A member asked:

Had groin hernia surgery with mesh in (07, 08) mesh had to be removed it failed(2010). groin pain again & in leg. feel a lump in groin. is it a hernia?

7 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Scot Lewey answered

Specializes in Gastroenterology

Get area examined. An ultrasound or ct scan can see hernia also but usually just need examination by someone experienced with hernias; typically a surgeon.

Answered Oct 17, 2016



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Dr. Carlos Tache Leon answered

Specializes in surgery

If the mesh had to be removed, there is a good chance that your hernia has recurred.

Answered Oct 15, 2016



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