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Mesh Repair Of Hernia
Mesh repair ing hernia 18m ago. At times discomfort in area. Surgeon says repair OK, rec. stretching, but gave no stretches. Any stretch suggestions?
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
Is it possible for mesh repaired ventral hernia's to start reoccurring just four months post-op and a couple weeks of heavy lifting at work?
I've been weightlifting for about 10yrs til 8 weeks ago had open surgery with mesh to repair hernia. Dr said after 8 weeks i can go 50% is that right?
I have sharp pain in my left side under my rib cage. I had mesh repair hernia surgery in February 2015. Could this pain be related?
Had mesh repair for inguinal hernia 10 mos ago Felt pull/strain while lifting and now mainly dull soreness and some occasional sharp pain Concerned?
Have reducable lump 5 weeks post laparo inguinal mesh repair. Identical to original hernia. Thoughts?
I'm a 22y male, 67kg. Recently i had a mesh repair for my inguinal hernia. After 13 days of the operation, the wound gets swelled. Is that normal?
Does having a mesh that repaired a unbilical hernia afftect a pregnancy? Can there be cimplication if birth is via csection?
Last June I had a mesh inserted to repair inguinal hernia. Now 37w pregn, how high is the risk of mesh rupturing, being displaced in vaginal delivery?
Should not: as mesh is a tension free repair , fibrous tissue grows around will not allow displacement of mesh , rare occasions can happen . Discuss with your OB doctor , issue will be which is safer to you and baby , not slight chance of recurrence of hernia. Choice is obvious , Good Luck ...Read more
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