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My wife had a lap appendectomy 6 wks ago. She now has a marble sized hard lump just below the naval incision. tender when palated?

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
Surgery - Trauma

In brief: Call your surgeon

May be wound dehiscence (hernia) and need repair

In brief: Call your surgeon

May be wound dehiscence (hernia) and need repair
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Dr. Mark Lubienski
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: See surgeon

Could be suture granuloma or a small hernia from incision.
Get examined by surgeon

In brief: See surgeon

Could be suture granuloma or a small hernia from incision.
Get examined by surgeon
Dr. Mark Lubienski
Dr. Mark Lubienski
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