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After my femoral hernia repair, what sorts of activities are okay?
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Dr. David Earle
Surgery
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In brief: Should be all
After repair of a femoral hernia, it would depend on the technique.
Regardless of the technique however there shouldn't be any long-term restrictions on any activity. I usually telling patients to return to normal activity as tolerated. Check with your surgeon however to make sure.

In brief: Should be all
After repair of a femoral hernia, it would depend on the technique.
Regardless of the technique however there shouldn't be any long-term restrictions on any activity. I usually telling patients to return to normal activity as tolerated. Check with your surgeon however to make sure.
Dr. David Earle
Dr. David Earle
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: Few restrictions.
Following femoral hernia surgery i advise my patients to avoid strenuous activity for 1-2 weeks.
Most people are back to full activities without restrictions within 3-4 weeks. Some factors that may affect recovery include patient age, size of hernia, coexisting medical problems, and hernia repair technique (laparoscopic vs. Open).

In brief: Few restrictions.
Following femoral hernia surgery i advise my patients to avoid strenuous activity for 1-2 weeks.
Most people are back to full activities without restrictions within 3-4 weeks. Some factors that may affect recovery include patient age, size of hernia, coexisting medical problems, and hernia repair technique (laparoscopic vs. Open).
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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