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Why do I still have a painful lump following umbilical hernia repair 6 weeks ago?

It could just be. ... the suture material beneath your bellybutton that was used to repair the hernia. The best thing to do is to see the surgeon who did the operation, have him/her re-examine you, and see what he/she has to say. Read more...

I am having umbilical hernia repair mesh this monday. Plan to have baby after waiting six months. Can mesh cause problem for the baby..

Should be fine. It will almost certainly be fine. I have seen women get pregnant after mesh ventral and umbilical hernia repair with a couple different techniques and mesh and they were fine. Both mother and baby. You will want to get the operative report and discuss with your OB however in the event you need a c-section. A smaller mesh done with the open technique may be bwtter for this . Hope this helps! Read more...