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Belly full of staples

So I has my hernia repair on Wed, For some reason I was under the impression was going to be laparoscopic. Well today is when the dressing came off and I have 11 staples! WTF? I've never dealt with staples and they never came me any care instructions and I don't even know where they're suppose to come out? My GP is gone til Tuesday now,

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Asked by mrsvixen at 8:57 PM on Jun. 11, 2011 in Health

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  • the doctor with take then out
    Here ya go a link for you.......§ionId=tp21283&rop=MRN

    Answer by chrstny88 at 9:02 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

  • your doctor will take them out prob when u have to go back.. they dont hurt coming out

    Answer by chrstny88 at 9:03 PM on Jun. 11, 2011

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