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Can having vericocelectomy through a inguinal approach cause a inguinal hernia? How long sshould I wait before lifting heavy weights.

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Dr. David Earle
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In brief: No hernia

Varicocelectomy should not cause an inguinal hernia.
I usually have my patients return to normal activity as tolerated by pain after hernia repair, but check with your surgeon to find out specifically for your case. Good luck, and I hope this helps!

In brief: No hernia

Varicocelectomy should not cause an inguinal hernia.
I usually have my patients return to normal activity as tolerated by pain after hernia repair, but check with your surgeon to find out specifically for your case. Good luck, and I hope this helps!
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