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How to treat the swelling of omentum mass near scrotum caused after reducible hernia surgery?

i just operated reducible hernia after reocurred in last 4 years now there is a swelling of omentum mass near scrotum of lemon size. what it indicates how it can be reduced it is not hydrocele does it is a failure of surgery or due to weak musles. hot packs will reduce it on time pls reply
Thu, 28 Feb 2019
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Hello,

Mass at inguinal region may be due to hydrocele or recurrence of the hernia. Until examination is done it is difficult to say what it is.

Get it done ultrasound abdomen and local examination. Then consult your surgeon he will examine and treat you accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Penchila Prasad Kandikattu , Internal Medicine Specialist
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