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5 days ago I had my appendix taken out. It's still swollen&painful to take steps as well as cough or sneeze. Is this normal or could I have a hernia?

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology

In brief: See surgeon

it can take 7days or more to fully heal but if pain is worsening, red, hot or any fever, call your surgeon.

In brief: See surgeon

it can take 7days or more to fully heal but if pain is worsening, red, hot or any fever, call your surgeon.
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