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Experience:  Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
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My son had surgery on a hernia from a previous surgery from

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My son had surgery on a hernia from a previous surgery from a cancerous tumor outside of his intestines,this is the 4th surgery he's had for hernia on the incision,now he has excessive fluid build up in his stomach it moves around like a baby in there it's also pain full what can be done about this
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: what do you mean by a personal record,he's been to emergency and seen a few Dr.s there they tell him it will go away by itself.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: only that he had that jester cancerous tumor removed 4 yrs,ago and has had to have 4 more surgeries on the incision for hernia's that keep popping out,when he has the first original surgery for the tumor he had to have 10 units of blood he was hemorrhaging so bad
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 1 year ago.


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Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 1 year ago.

How long has it been since his most recent hernia surgery?

You mention fluid around his stomach. Was the surgery on his stomach or intestines?

I'm unfamiliar with the term jester tumor. Can you explain what that is?