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Growing hernia under rib cage. Painful. Worried

hi i have a hernia that growning on my left side under my inside rib cage area do to surgery i had a year ago its hard and un even sometimes cant stand the looks of it hurts very little at this point how long to i have to carrie this thing around its makes me feel fat and wierd can or if i can have it out make me feel better seams i can t do as much as i would like i left people 4 days a week not a lot but enough to think its slowly growning i had a tumer in the colon retail/ area got it out and nothing spread just in time had a big blockage but the nursing said i was fine i said it hurt and felt sore from getting up and down to pee i was very tired and healed slow and never really feel 100 % yet
Asked On : Sat, 9 Feb 2013
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Hi welcome to Health care magic forum.
Thanks for calling H.C.M.Forum.
Your problem is diagnised as an incisional hernia, and is due to the surgery done some time back. Any hernia is not recovered by it self. It definitely requires surgery, more over it is growing so it must be operated and repaired. As it is growing there is a possibility of strangulation of the contents.
So i advised you to consult the operated surgeon or some other surgeon for surgery and repair.
Wishing for a quick and complete repair.
Best regards.
Answered: Thu, 18 Apr 2013
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