Hernia Repair Expert Forum
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This is a place to ask questions about hernia repair and receive a personal answer from a highly qualified doctor. You will also find support from other members who share your interest in hernia repair. A hernia occurs when part of an internal organ bulges through a weak area of muscle. Most hernias occur in the abdomen. Types of hernias, include, Inguinal, in the groin; Umbilical, around the belly button; Incisional, around or through a scar; Hiatal, in the diaphragm; Congenital Diaphragmatic, caused by a birth defect.

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sajhpSep 07, 2013
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By goddess_luv Blank
I have had one normal child birth and two see section births after. After the normal and 1st see section my stomach w...
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By 151rby Blank
This isn't exactly a question about hernia repair, and I hope I don't ever have to ask one. I'm 23 years old, and my ...
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By Ruthiejb Blank
My husband had a large incisional hernia repaired two months ago (the hernia developed after an emergency appendectom...
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By dorge323 Blank
Had open surgery right side 3 months ago. Had pain in testicles found and bulge surgeon said it was a cord hematoma.I...
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By Ferguson91 Blank
Hello I was wondering is it normal to have chronic pain in my abdominal and groin over a year after my inguinal herni...
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By LeanMean Blank
I'm a male in my mid 40s and I had hernia surgery one year ago. My testicle on that side hangs lower now and sometime...
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By Lauren116 Blank
Hello, I am a 29 year old female suffering from intense lower back pain that radiates into my thighs, legs, and bu...
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gorgouseSep 25, 2012
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By gorgouse Blank
Dr walters could u ease hp me and give me the hp n operations that i urgently need as ive been to my dr n adked for a...
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By Gazz057 Blank
Hi, almost three years ago I under went open surgery to have a mesh fitted over and inguinal hernia which I had f...
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By gorgouse Blank
Dr. I reasently had a verticsl hurnia repsir done but my belly buttons still hard n looks like im 81/2 months pregnan...
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By andy1923 Blank
having undergone 4 open nissen fundoplication proceedures in the 1990s to repair a hiatus hernia i have never been fr...
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By hoping4goodnews Blank
Hi. My primary physician referred me to a general surgeon for hernia surgery. I have doubts about a general surgeon's...
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nekko808Sep 10, 2012
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By nekko808 Blank
I am a female 20 years old have been in and out of doctors. No one can come up with a strong conclision.
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By Dave2436 Blank
For a few weeks now, out of the blue, I started having a feeling that my testicles were swollen. I examined them and ...
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By Jack615 Blank
Hi, After having numerous surgeries (several heart; complicated appendectomy a few years ago) I've developed a her...
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FitshapeAug 02, 2012
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I strained my abdomen and groin by doing too many sit ups last year. For various reasons, over exertion seemed like a...
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isabelrose88Aug 13, 2012
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By isabelrose88 Blank
My boyfriend, almost 59, 6'1" and 231 lbs, has a hiatal hernia which sometimes acts up and he's able to relieve himse...
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nita770Aug 08, 2012
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By Debby7453 Blank
I have had a large abdominal hernia since last year after having some surgery. I went to see a surgeon about it in D...
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