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How can I use the bathroom after hip arthroscopy surgery

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vishal Shah
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Carefully...: Though initially it may be difficult, you should be able to use the bathroom after hip arthroscopy. Sitting carefully and trying to keep the operative ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Bathroom : Consider raised toilet seat and use of hand rails/upper body assistance to sit and elevate body.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Elevated toilet seat: After arthroscopy of the hip, you can typically sit with your hip flexed up to a right angle, or 90 degrees. Otherwise, an elevated toilet seat can b ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: If the anemia is mild, for instance a hemoglobin level of 8 or 9, or chronic and stable, you should be able to have the surgery. A hemoglobin level le ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Luks
29 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Depends...: Anemia is not uncommon in many situations... Eg. Menstruating women. It also depends on the severity, your age, co-existent medical problems, etc. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Testosterone surg: You need to ask your doctor who knows you best. We do not have enough information to help.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Van der Harst
34 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No, not Realy: After surgery, you are not moving fully. The location or extent of numbness, along with a strength examination by your surgeon or therapist will guid ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Joe
Dr. Keith Joe answered
18 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Possibly not: Depends some: did the numbness begin 4 days after? Or has it been present since the surgery itself? Did you have any form of nerve block before the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Bruckner
36 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Inform the staff: Make sure your physician and the nurses at the surgery center are aware of your fear. Your physician, if he/she is concerned enough, may offer you pre ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Probably not: If it just happened on one occasion and has not recurred, then I would not worry to much about it. If it becomes a recurrent problem, it may be a sig ... Read More
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