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Treatment other than surgery for hernia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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User :   hello doc
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   good evening
User :   i have minor hernia , do you advice to go for operation
Doctor :   I would help you if you gimme more of its details
Doctor :   When did it start
Doctor :   How idd it start
Doctor :   Which side?
Doctor :   any pain/redness /
Doctor :   at that site
User :   it started about 7 months back it is on the right side , no pain no redness
Doctor :   what is your age
User :   52
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how are your bowel movements daily
User :   regular no prblem
Doctor :   is it increasing in size
Doctor :   DId you see any doctor till nbow
User :   earlier I had slight bulge but after i start using tight longotti , now there is no bulge , it quite normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   during work/rest?
User :   what is your suggestion ,as I have to go out station for a month , is it ok go out
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   xxxx
User :   Now there no bulge at all times
Doctor :   did you get physically examined by a doctor
User :   yes
Doctor :   what did he say
User :   no problem
Doctor :   ok xxxxx
Doctor :   hernia is one kind of problem whcih
Doctor :   definitely needs surgery
User :   when I can get operated
Doctor :   but it becomes an emergency when your intestines get obstructed in the hernia
Doctor :   firstly it is due to weakness of your stomach wall
User :   So what is your suggestion
Doctor :   please get yourself examined by a genral surgeion
Doctor :   in your locality
Doctor :   definitely the langotis will sometime cure your
Doctor :   problem for time being
User :   I have got myself examined by local doc
Doctor :   but when was that latest
User :   he also said it quite earlier stage
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anyways you need a surgery
Doctor :   if not now if it grows to strengthen your stomach wall
Doctor :   think of it
User :   I will get it done , I have slight right side back ache it is anything to do with hernia
Doctor :   But surgery is the onbly treatment
Doctor :   it could
Doctor :   if you want one of our doctors to call you
Doctor :   and see how you are doing
Doctor :   and help more about it
Doctor :   we can do so
Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   So I will definetly get in touch with after return in the month of march 2008 thanks for the help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything
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