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How long do you have to avoid food before surgery

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Bunion : You should be able to resume your normal diet after bunion surgery. Good luck!

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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None: Hopefully none. A small % still have mild fatty food intolerance
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Valve or vessel?: Prudent diet good idea for all. Avoid high fat, sugary, high salt, processed meats, processed grains. Eat more vegetables, fruits, beans, legumes, who ... Read More
Dr. Rick Koch
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21 years experience Cardiology
Post bypass surgery : Avoid fatty goods & high sodium. Eat a well balanced diet with plenty of fresh fruits & vegetables.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Not really: All food should be ok after surgery we do not place the patient on any special diet some patient digestive system could be sensitive to a rich, fatt ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You are on the right path.Avoid foods known to cause gb pain.
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Dr. Robert Haake
35 years experience Dentistry
Oral Surgery post-op: Generally, most patients can resume their normal diet in about a week, though it is important to try and observe a soft diet for the first 48-72 hours ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends: It is usually recommended 5 to 7 days of soft food while the throat heals. But if patient can tolerate solid food after a few days soft foods can be ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience Pediatrics
Consider it.: It is worth to pursue anything that will will make your son better. Anything that gets on his skin, he eats and anything he is exposed to through the ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Enna
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Right side or left?: If it is your left knee, you can probably drive very shortly after surgery as long as you are not taking narcotic. If it is your right knee, it will b ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Armstrong
22 years experience Podiatry
Peroneal subluxation: The surgery to re groove the fibula and possibly repair the tendon would require 4-6 weeks of healing and non weight bearing- no walking. Followed by ... Read More
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