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How long after a tonsillectomy is it before you can speak normally again

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Right away: Tonsil surgery usually doesn't affect your voice. Often it will hurt to speak because the throat muscles are irritated and inflammed following tonsil ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
39 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Up to 6 weeks: The palate can be a bit stiff after a tonsillectomy and make the voice sound weird. This should be gone by 6 weeks after surgery. If it is not, go s ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
7-10 days: 7-10 days. Try ibuprofen. Saline rinses.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Week: After a week, the risk of postoperative bleeding should be minimal. Ask your ENT doc for advice about this.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: If the misscarriage is in the first trimester and you have not had any medical treatment, you usually bleed for about two weeks, but sometimes up to f ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
A few days: Everybody is different. It depends on why the tonsils are coming out. Most adults are phonic in about 5 days.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Immediately: After a colposcopy you can exercise immediately, unless the colposcopy was performed in the context of a connotation of the cervix, in which case you ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
4-6 weeks: If the miscarriage is complete, a period should be back in a few weeks.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Smoking after UPPP: Hello. I want to say never again would you smoke. That would be ideal however we as physicians realize that as long as you can purchase tobacco it wil ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Blazar
61 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It varies: Usually about a month.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. K Bigelow
Dr. K Bigelow answered
35 years experience Dentistry
Immediately: Modern permanent cements used for placement of crowns set up within 10 to 20 minutes. Some resin cements set up immediately. You can safely eat on a p ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Choking...: ...is the biggest problem with eating a chicken bone. If it went down past your throat and isn't causing you immediate discomfort, it's unlikely it ev ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
3-6 weeks: Depends on the type of hysterectomy, the type of exercise, and your doctor's recommendations.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mirela Cernaianu
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ovulation: It all depends on how long the woman decides to breastfeed. When breastfeeding is over some women take 2 weeks to ovulate again and some women can tak ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: Usually within 6 to 12 weeks after the miscarriage. If no D&C was performed, the beta HCG level must be measured periodically, usually once or twice a ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
7-10 days: Most tonsil surgeons will allow full physical acvitity after 7-10 days following tonsil surgery.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Months: It can take 1 to occassionally 6 months after D +C to have a period
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1-2 months.: It usually takes about 2 months to heal and cycle normally again. It varies from woman to woman depending upon the situation.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
5 days: Most women bounce back quickly after a D&C. Waiting 5 days should be sufficient. Listen to your body and don't do anything that hurts. On your ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Possible: Transurethral microwave thermotherapy can initially cause prostatic swelling followed by shrinkage. Erectile dysfunction will hopefully be temporary a ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Have patience: Well this is the time you can enjoy Ice cream and cold smoothies to your heart's content. It takes 7 to 14 days to heal. Every day will be a better th ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ask YOUR OB: Your OB should have discussed that with you before you went home from the hos or at your pp visit, it depends if u are breast feeding or not, if not y ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: It depends on the time of miscarriage. See your doctor.
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