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What is the recovery period for hernia repair w/alloderm?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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In brief: "weeks"

Recovery is a very broad term: till return to work?.
..Activities?...Pain-free? These times are dependent on the type of hernia and method of repair, rather than the mesh used. Depending on these factors, people may return to normal activities as soon as 2 weeks or as long as 6 weeks post operatively. Talk with your surgeon--they will be able to narrow this down for you. Good luck!

In brief: "weeks"

Recovery is a very broad term: till return to work?.
..Activities?...Pain-free? These times are dependent on the type of hernia and method of repair, rather than the mesh used. Depending on these factors, people may return to normal activities as soon as 2 weeks or as long as 6 weeks post operatively. Talk with your surgeon--they will be able to narrow this down for you. Good luck!
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