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A 32-year-old member asked:

Can you masturbate after a hernia repair surgery?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Peter Lydon
General Surgery 40 years experience
Yes: Hernia surgery will not limit that activity and will not cause damage to the repair.
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Dr. Barry Browne
General Surgery 36 years experience
Yes: Just listen to your body and stop if you become uncomfortable.
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A 18-year-old male asked:

When can I masturbate after hernia repair and hyrocele surgery?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 32 years experience
As tolerated: I recommend all activity as tolerated by pain and discomfort after hernia repair.
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Dr. Paul Harper
Dr. Paul Harper commented
General Surgery 53 years experience
If it hurts, don't do it. Old joke but true.
Jun 28, 2013
Last updated Jun 7, 2021

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