I have pain and uncomfortableness on the left side underneath my rib cage. What could that mean?

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I am 52 years old I just had hernia surgery October 3rd I heard a hernia that was wrapped around my umbilical cord

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It might be post-herniorrhaphy neuralgia. Chronic postoperative hernia pain, also known as post-herniorrhaphy neuralgia, is defined as a nerve-related pain which persists for more than three months and is unrelated to any other cause. It is not all that uncommon a condition, particularly for those who have undergone inguinal (groin) hernia surgery.

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