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Should child with inguinal hernia restrict activity pre op?

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Dr. Stephen Kim
Surgery - Pediatric
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

If activity causes more symptoms (eg discomfort, increased bulging, decreased spontaneous reduction, etc) then activity restriction may be beneficial.

In brief: Depends

If activity causes more symptoms (eg discomfort, increased bulging, decreased spontaneous reduction, etc) then activity restriction may be beneficial.
Dr. Stephen Kim
Dr. Stephen Kim
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Not usually.

In brief: No

Not usually.
Dr. Jack Bergstein
Dr. Jack Bergstein
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