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My penis has Stiff/hard flaccid after surgery

I had laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (mesh implant) surgery one week ago. Since the surgery, my penis has intermittnently stiff/hard while still in its flaccid state. Is this a normal occurrence due to internal swelling from the surgery? If so, when can I expect for this to subside?
Asked On : Fri, 16 Jul 2010
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it is a normal occurence. In pelvic surgeries, particularly implants/ mesh etc, the congestion in pelvic veins remain for some time. Do not worry, it shall subside in 2-4 weeks.
No worries. take care.
Answered: Tue, 6 Sep 2011
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