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Hard belly button after having hernia surgery

Premium Questions

Dr. M Y Shareef MD

I'm 16 days post op for umbilical hernia repair (open surgery corrected with mesh) I have a marbel sized lump directly above my belly button and swelling, is that normal? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M Y Shareef ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

I submitted a rather spotty question, but I left out that after the colorectal surgery , I had .... The location of the hernia repair (above the tummy button) causes stress because my bra pushes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Purushottam Neurgaonkar MD

hernia swells along with my belly that gets hard. I am overweight and 77yo. ...I had a hysterectymy several years ago. got infected. i have an abdominal hernia . Lately my gut ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purushottam Neurgaonkar ( OBGYN)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

A male 80 year old friend had hernia surgery (close to his belly button) and had a screen implanted about 2 weeks ago and has developed vertigo . Are they related and if so, how? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

pregnant and my belly is very hard. I have seen the surgeon and he suggested plastic surgery in a couple ...I had emergency surgery in mid November for a twisted intestine caused by several... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

My husband has a very large umbilical hernia which is hard and protruding outside of his belly ... it tucked in. I myself have had 3 hernia repairs due to female surgeries. The last was a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Kaushik Sarkar MD

. I was told that I had a tiny umbilical hernia and that was it. They didn t say I needed surgery ... then. I do not have any pain around my belly button, just some left pain side. Should I not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik Sarkar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

,abdominal crunches can worsen the hernia? and how to get rid of the hernia apart from surgery or I can permanently get rid of the hernia after surgery and can live a normal life... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I recently had surgery on a hernia. I t was right below my belly button they put a mesh over 3 ... weeks and it appeared to have reduce in size after wards as time went by . My question I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

drined it. I then developed a huge hernia next to my belly button. He removed that and used the mesh to close it up. soon after I noticed a dimple that felt like a hole. I have been to my GP... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

might be hernia, get a usg

Dr.  Yogesh D MD

Do not strain, do not get exposed to infections. Use a stool softener if you have difficulty passing stools. Wear a lumbar belt for abdominal support in the initial days.

Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

Hi nilam, please provide detail of any surgery. it maybe umbilical hernia.