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Swollen Testicle After Hernia Surgery
There are a variety or several types of hernias, and many are repaired differently. A hernia is a weakness in the abdominal wall (such as inguinal, umbilical, incisional) or diaphragm (hiatal hernia). Surgery to repair the hernia can involve use of sutures, and possible use of mesh. Open or laparoscopic surgery can be a means to repair hernias, with laparoscopic ...Read more
Here are some ...: How long the scrotal swelling after inguinal hernia repair may last varies widely although it would usually resolve in 1-3 weeks. So, it's reasonable to be patient, wait and see as long as the degree of swelling and related discomfort is slowly but surely getting better day by day. But, if still in doubt, see the surgeon for clarifying what you may have in mind. Best wish ... ...Read more
I just had hiatal hernia surgery 4 days and my penis and testicles are swollen and purplish is this normal after surgery?
No: I would have to have more information to determine the significance of this problem. It isn't normal but it probably is due to bleeding from the incision settling down to the pelvic area. If it isn't painful, it is likely trivial. You are asking a question with minimal information given and most physicians are very cautious when answering. The best thing to do is ask your surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why would the testicle be hard and swollen a month after inguinal hernia surgery? Swelling has remained the same about 2 weeks. Little change!
Lt inguinal hernia surgery 6 weeks ago. Dr says can return to work. Work involves lifting over 10 Pds. Left testicle still swollen. Ok return to work?
My husband had left inguinal hernia surgery 10 days ago. Left testicle swollen, hard and is up very high near groin. Is this normal? When will it drop
Left inguinal hernia surgery 3 weeks ago. Testicle still really swollen and cord swollen. Lipoma removed from cord. Is swelling of testicle normal???
Husband had inguinal hernia surgery little over 3 mths ago. Testicle not scrotum on side of surgery still very swollen. I am aware testicles are not the same size but this is much larger than prior to surgery. Should swelling be gone? What could this be?
Hydrocoele?: Need to return to your husband's surgeon. It could be a hydrocoele ...Read more
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
A hernia is a hole in the abdominal wall through which the lining of the abdominal cavity protrudes, creating a sac. Hernias are common in the groin, belly button, upper-midline, or associated w/scars. The exact method of repair varies w/the type & size of the hernia as well as patient-factors, however, the basic principle is the same: close the hole, often ...Read more
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