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Can Walking Aggravate A Hernia
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
I had a hernia repair. It's been 23 days of recovery. I still feel weird walking. I feel weird in that area. Is this normal?
I have been getting pain in the chest region right where haital hernias occur I get pian when I walk around what is it I have?
Can anyone tell me what could possibly be the worst thing that could happen if you have umbilical hernia and you keep on dancing/walking?
Worst... strangulate: Strangulation of a hernia is uncommon but a potentially lethal complication of a hernia. If the intestines become trapped in a hernia, the blood supply may become constricted and result in ischemia of the intestines and perforation with peritonitis. This is not a subtle finding and would cause severe pain. Make sure that the hernia can be reduced or pushed back in after activities. See an md. ...Read more
Get vaginal swelling on left side especially after taking a shower. Feel it when I walk. Can a hernia cause this? What cause this be? Had 5yrs
Hernias & more: Hernias can cause the problem and many more local issues that should be examined by a GYN MD to provide an accurate answer. ...Read more
Had hernia mesh repair 7days ago. Anytime I stand, walk, eat, use bathroom (#2) I get these charliehorse type of pain above/around the site. The entire a?
Hernia repair.: I would expect that you would still have pain one week out from a hernia repair. If the pain is worsening, if you see any signs of infection, or if the pain does not gradually improve over the next few weeks, I would speak with your surgeon. You should be slowly improving at this point. Good luck. ...Read more
Walking seems to irritate my hiatal hernia. What can I do to minimize that irritation. I want to walk for exercise or even out of necessity. But can't?
I have a fist sized umbilical hernia It causes alot of pain - and for the past week I've had issues walking, now I cant eat without experiencing pain?
Fix: You should fix it soon. It sounds like it is time before it gets strangulated. Www. Drlugo. Com ...Read more
You can: Yes you can walk and jog unless it is uncomfortable. If you are having symptoms or the hernia is large you will need to have it surgically repaired. You should absolutely not do any heavy lifting greater than 10 lbs. Nor any abdominal exercises before and for 6 weeks after repair. ...Read more
I had 2 year before left side hernia surgery. I start going to gym 1 month before when I walk fast I feel little pain. Its normal or stop going to gym?
Modify pace/routine: Need to modify the pace and routine.... ...Read more
When comfortable: Actually, you should be able to walk up stairs almost immediately after umbilical hernia repair, just take it easy as you do it. You should avoid heavy lifting and direct abdominal wall trauma for 4 to 6 weeks postop. Listen to your body -- if you go to do something, and you feel pain, that's your body saying don't do that. It's best to ask your operative surgeon what you can and can't do. ...Read more
It's now been 2 days since my open ingunial hernia repair and I still feel a lot of pain when walking is this normal?
Yes: The pain of open inguinal hernia repair is not unlike a really bad pulled muscle--any activity involving your core or groin muscles will hurt for at least a week. Don't be discouraged--the pain will diminish considerably over the next few weeks. Follow your surgeons recommendations for activity limits & pain medication. If you are getting worse instead of better, your surgeon will want to know. ...Read more
Have this ache when I walk for abit I will get a groin ache and will have to limp. Feels fine when not walking on it been 3 weeks could be hernia?
Hi, my right ovary hurts and I have very bad groin pain. It hurts when I walk, sit, or lay down. I had hernia test, was negative, what could it be?
Inguinal pain: This could still be a hernia. It is difficult to diagnose an inguinal hernia in females, however they are not uncommon. Be sure to see an experienced general surgeon if the symptoms continue or worsen. It is important to have a pelvic ultrasound to evaluate the pelvis to rule out gynecological pathology. ...Read more
Have a lrg seroma after lap hernia surgery what is best way for it to go away with out aspiration, will walking and putting heat on it help?
Not much: Walking is not going to help and in fact may make it bigger. Heat will also not be effective if the seroma is large. Aspirating a seroma is generally done in an outpatient setting and the seroma may require multiple rounds of aspiration, depending on the rate of buildup, location and symptoms. ...Read more
Can a right inguinal hernia and a left medial menicus tear, both surgery repaired with 4 months affect your walking? I limp after a few steps.
Meniscus problem: Hernia rarely affects gait, but expect problems from medical injury, as this does not occur in a vacuum. Other degenerative aspects to the knee commonly cause gait problems. Return to your ortho to get topical agents, braces? Or injections to help your pain. If that does not work, physical, therapy and perhaps a cane will help ...Read more
Delivery job entails lifting 75-150 lbs, walk 6-8 miles, in and out of truck 200 times. Had menisectomy, hernia surgery. Now TKR. Can I still do my job?
I had umbilical hernia surgery yesterday today I'm so so sore I can't walk cough or anything and my tablets wear of to quick, . What can I do?
Call Surgeons Office: We have many alternatives to narcotic pain medication to help control postop pain, such as ice packs, nsaids (ibuprofen, naproxen), and acetaminophen. If that doesn't work, you may need a higher narcotic dose. Please check with your surgeon--they will likely offer these options. Rest assured, the pain will lessen every day! ...Read more
I had open inguinal hernia surgery 6 weeks ago. Is it normal to still have some pain for most activities (walking, lifting)? If yes, how much longer?
Post operative pain: The tissue may take upto 6 months to remodel itself. Pain will decrease over time. ...Read more
Umbilical Hernia surgery with local and sedation. How quickly does sedation wear off? Is recovery very painful? Similar to c section? Walk easily?
Umbilical hernia: Sedation usually wears off in a few hours depending on which local they used. The recovery is similar to C-section. Make sure to stay on top of the pain. Watch out for constipation. Start off with bland foods and work your way back to a normal diet. Drink plenty of fluids. Monitor for signs of infection (redness, pain, swelling, and fever). Hope this helps. ...Read more
I have a hiatus hernia and I have been vomiting brown liquid today is that normal? From scotland and visiting the us. Need to know if I should go to a walk in clinic?
I’m having groin pain and can’t even walk. Could it be hernia? Or just muscle tear? I play soccer. And did the splits by accident.
Pain in right groin, radiates to right hip & thigh-feels worse when sitting & then standing up. Lessens after walking a bit...Femoral hernia?
Could be: Best to see your primary care provider for an exam. Even then, it is often difficult to find small hernias in women on exam, and you may need a dynamic ultrasound or ct scan to make the diagnosis. If the symptoms are mild enough, and your exam is normal, it may be appropriate just to observe it. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I had hernia surgery 2 weeks ago today and the left side of my scrotum and inner thigh is very painful to the touch. Hard to walk without severe pain?
Pain and Surgeons: Pain, especially the unexpected pain post operatively should be reported to the surgeon. This is how they monitor post op complications. Please call your surgeon today. ...Read more
Heaviness and Some pain on the left side and testicle after a month on inguinal hernia repair specially after walking a lot & after sex is it normal?
Normal: This sensation can be normal for up to 6 months ...Read more
I was diagnosed with sliding hiatus hernia 7 months back. Chest pain, acidity post meal, fatigue, sleep problems. Should I walk for 10 mins after meal?
Hiatal hernia: Walking after a meal should help. Eating small meals more frequently may also help. Sleeping with your head and body on pillows will help at night. Also, taking acid reducers before you go to bed will help. The hiatal hernia allows for acid reflux (GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease or GERD). The hiatal hernia is fixable if medical therapy and conservative maneuvers don't help. ...Read more
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