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Can A Hernia Shrink
A hernia is a hole in the abdominal wall thru which the inner lining protrudes thru, creating a sac. Organs from within the abdominal cavity, such as the intestine, can protrude thru the hole and get stuck in the sac. Many hernias develop during fetal life and become evident in childhood or as an adult. Some develop following a prior abdominal operation. The cornerstone ...Read more
Developed an umbilical hernia during pregnancy, it has shrunk somewhat on its own but still has a blugde. will it continue to shrink on it's own? W
Umbilical Hernia: unlikely to go away on its own. Seek evaluation from your doctor. This will likely need to be repaired. ...Read more
Developed umbilical hernia during pregnancy, shrunk on its own but still bludges. Can sex help it to shrink further or will it shrink on its own?
Anatomic separation: When a woman gets pregnant, the Right & Left rectus muscles separate & thin to cover the growing baby. The umbilicus can bulge, a weakness of the tissues between the R & L muscles. It gets smaller after delivery but does not go back to normal. If there is a hernia, a pouch of internal abdominal fat or intestinal contents, a small one may not need surgery. Exercises with ab muscles don't treat it. ...Read more
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2006, after 2nd& last child. I was told i had a hernia in my ab wall from preg. Despite exercise, my belly hasnt shrunk. How do I fix this?
Surgery: A hernia is a tear in the fascia of the abdominal wall. With a hernia there is a bulge in the abdominal wall that the intestines are poking in to. This bulge is usually reducible, and is different from having belly fat. A general surgeon can tell if you have a hernia and what type it is. Most hernias, if they are big enough to require repair, need to be fixed surgically. ...Read more
I've had a hernia behind my belly button since i was born.Doctor said it would go away on it's own & it has shrunk.Can i get my belly button pierced?
My boyfriend had inguinal hernia surgery 2 days ago.He has a hematoma that has shrunk, but has been draining into his testicles & penis.Is this normal?
I have just had varicucele repair surgery and hernia inguinal surgery, I notice my penis is shrinking in & testicules enlarged severely. Why?
Here are some ...: After both procedures, you expect to experience some degree of scrotal swelling of various severity and duration. Most times, the condition after both surgeries evolves and resolves well in 2-3 weeks, but at times, such postoperative swelling may last and linger for months. So, see your surgeon if the expected pain and swelling have not progressively resolved in 1-2 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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