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Precautions post inguinal hernia surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   actually i had undergone hernia operation 2 yrs ago
Doctor :   ok
User :   i want to know wat type of cution i will take
User :   means prevention
User :   so that it will not develop again
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information
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User :   26 yrs,Research analyst,in orissa,i had undergone operation and now in hyderabad..male
Doctor :   which hernia was it?
User :   means
Doctor :   which part of the body the hernia was in?
Doctor :   It seems you have moved away from the chat; I am closing this window; Pls get back if you need any help
User :   lower portion of waist
User :   no..m here
User :   plz tell
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which side?
User :   right
Doctor :   was it an inguinal hernia?
User :   yeah
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the simple precaution you need to need to take is not lift heavy weights
User :   o.k..and restriction in food...
Doctor :   there is always a recurrence risk- if you have had a hernia repair with a mesh - the chances of recurrence are lower
User :   i want 2 know can i join gym or i can run...or i can take all foods...
Doctor :   make sure you keep fit and dont become overweight
User :   o.k sir i will abide by the things
Doctor :   so preferably dodnt eat too much of junk foods/ oily foods
User :   and can i join gym
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   yes- but not for lifting weights
Doctor :   you can do cardio exercises
User :   o.ksir
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   thanx a lot sir for giving your precious time
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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