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Category: Bariatrics
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Experience:  MBBS, FCPS
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I have what I believe to be a hernia? I have had it for a

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I have what I believe to be a hernia? I have had it for a good few years and it doesn’t cause pain etc? It’s just above my belly bottom I’ll add a pic?
Should I be worried?
I was laying earlier and had a pulsing feeling and saw my stomach pulsing which since I think had stopped?
Is this unrelated do you think?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Bariatrics
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 2 years ago.

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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 2 years ago.

Thanks for the details

Yes it seems like a para-umbilical hernia

The pulsations can be from the vessels in that area

They are not linked

You need to see the doctor if you are considering repair of the hernia

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Is it something I should have repaired? Or can i life with it?
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 2 years ago.

It is better to get it repaired as it can get complicated

Please feel free to ask if you have any other question

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Can you do I without getting put to sleep?
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 2 years ago.

Yes by local anesthesia or nerve block it can be done

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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 2 years ago.

Please do let me know if you have any other question
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