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Surgical removal of umbilical hernia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   HELLO DOCTOR
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   MY SON HAS PROBLEM
Doctor :  
ok
User :   OF UMBILICAL HERNIA
User :   I WANT TO DO AN OPERATION ON
User :   THAT
Doctor :   please provide age and location
Doctor :  
ok
User :   is any risk for this operation or surgery
User :   3 yrs pune
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
have got it examined by ant pediatric surgeon?
User :   and what will be the cost for that
Doctor :  
have you got it examined by ant pediatric surgeon?
User :   yaa
Doctor :  
ok
User :   they said u hv
Doctor :  
is it reducible or complicated hernia?
User :   its from his birth
User :   is any genetic problem
User :   belongs to
Doctor :  
generally the operation is safe with good results.
User :   ok
Doctor :   no not genetic problem
User :   ok
User :   i heard that it might be due to genetic problem
Doctor :  
it happens in children due to lack of strength in abdominal muscles.
User :   ohhhhhh
User :   and cost of operation is
Doctor :  
so the surgery will involve correcting that, and strengthening the muscle layer
User :   yaaaa
Doctor :  
in private hospitals it will range from 20-30k
User :   can u tell the operation cost
User :   ok
User :   is any contanct in pune sugeon
Doctor :  
is there anything else i can help you with?

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