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My sister had been wearing abdominal support belt to reduce

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My sister had been wearing abdominal support belt to reduce a hernia.Wears it 8 hours but not at night.Now her muscles ache.The hernia never caused pain and has reduced from weight loss.What can she do?
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Just 2 days.Lifting objects,like shopping wagon or laundry bag. Tylenol is helping her right now.Reaching forward or twisting body is uncomfortable.l
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No.
Submitted: 24 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 24 days ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 24 days ago.

any other medical issues?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 22 days ago.

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