Alternate Names : Herniorraphy, Hernioplasty
What happens later at home?
Once home after hernia surgery, the person should:
avoid strenuous activity, including lifting, for 3 to 6 weeks
slowly advance his or her diet from clear liquids to a normal diet
slowly increase activity
avoid straining during bowel movements
Most people are ready to go back to work a few days after laparoscopic surgery.
What are the potential complications after the procedure?
A small number of people suffer side effects after hernia repair surgery. These can include:
infection around the incision