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Two weeks after my umbilical hernia repair my stomach seems a bit high can I wear a belly band since i can't do any exercise right now.

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In brief: Bad idea

"belly bands" are a bad idea in general, and especially after surgery.
Nobody should use them!

In brief: Bad idea

"belly bands" are a bad idea in general, and especially after surgery.
Nobody should use them!
Dr. Scott Welker
Dr. Scott Welker
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Dr. Paul Harper
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In brief: No.

2 weeks is early to start exercising after this type of hernia repair.
Talk to your doctor about this.

In brief: No.

2 weeks is early to start exercising after this type of hernia repair.
Talk to your doctor about this.
Dr. Paul Harper
Dr. Paul Harper
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