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How long do you have to stay in hospital after hernia repair?

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In brief: Same day

Most of the time after hernia repair will go home on the same day, however complex abdominal hernias that require extensive reconstruction, or after removal severe adhesion s, or hernia requiring bowel resections, may require one day to few days.
Most common inguinal hernia repair patients go home immediately after the procedure.

In brief: Same day

Most of the time after hernia repair will go home on the same day, however complex abdominal hernias that require extensive reconstruction, or after removal severe adhesion s, or hernia requiring bowel resections, may require one day to few days.
Most common inguinal hernia repair patients go home immediately after the procedure.
Dr. Addagada Rao
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In brief: Hours

Unless it is a large ventral hernia, most people are gone within a couple of hours.

In brief: Hours

Unless it is a large ventral hernia, most people are gone within a couple of hours.
Dr. Scott Grover
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