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I have some questions about a surgery I had recently. I

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I have some questions about a surgery I had recently
JA: The Doctor can help. Just a couple quick questions before I transfer you. Have you discussed the surgery with a doctor?
Customer: yes
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this?
Customer: yes I have
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I have had cervical cancer, a total hysterectomy and multiple surgeries to correct ongoing endometriosis and adhesions. My most recent surgery was a hernia mesh repair.
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I am having intense pain where I had my surgery. I had a left side ingiunal hernia repair with mesh 2 months ago. I don’t feel like I should still be having this much pain. My pain subsided a little bit for a couple of weeks and then it came back very intense.
Expert:  Dr Care replied 7 days ago.
Hello there. Hope all ya well. Sorry to hear you’ve been in that much pain. I agree that your pain from surgery should be better by now. I do recommend you follow up with your surgeon and have them check the surgery out. A CT-scan would help to find out if there’s any problem.
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I had a ct scan done and they said there was nothing out of the ordinary. They said there was some constipation present but I take linzess daily and I haven’t had any problems.
Expert:  Dr Care replied 7 days ago.
The body sometimes reacts to the mesh as a foreign body and causes intense inflammation. Unless you injured yourself again and that why the pain came back