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Alternative names: Hernia repair, Hernia repair surgery

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About the size of the diameter of the hernia lump.

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Mr. Ashok Kumar Bohra

Gastrointestinal Surgeon, General Surgeon

Halesowen

Yes.

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Mr. Ashok Kumar Bohra

Gastrointestinal Surgeon, General Surgeon

Halesowen

For a groin hernia, depending on your age and fitness, up and around, long walks, light physical activity 5-7 days back to work 10-14 days. One day less for a laparoscopic repair.

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Mr. William Frederick Anthony Miles

Colorectal Surgeon, General Surgeon

Worthing

You should be up and about once the effects of the anaesthetics have worn off. You should be back to normal work in about 1-2 weeks. You should avoid strenuous activities for about 6-12 weeks as per the advise of your Surgeon.

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Mr. Ashok Kumar Bohra

Gastrointestinal Surgeon, General Surgeon

Halesowen

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