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how long do you have to wait to donate plasma after having a baby

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Most : Most recommendations say that you can donate plasma 6 weeks after delivery, though some companies will require that you wait 6 months. You may want t ... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Blood bank: I'm sure the rules vary by location. Call blood bank that will take donation and ask their policy. For best results with wisdom teeth, make sure you ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
17 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No need to wait: There is no need to wait. You can donate plasma any time..
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Do not have to: You may visit this site for criteria for plasma donation.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please ask your OB !: Depends what type of delivery u had and if u had any complications or medical conditions and what type of exercise u want to do and what u were doing ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: You need to be in good health, healed from the appendectomy, and be a match for the recipient.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Ask your OB: The specifics of your case, method of delivery & complications if any provide the basis for any reasoned response.Your OB would provide a better asses ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
6 weeks: The uterus should return to normal size 6 weeks after childbirth. That is the earliest i would normally do an essure.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Struyk
20 years experience Anesthesiology
No time: You could have surgery immediately after a tattoo if you wanted to.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No specific wait: You can travel when you feel comfortable enough to do it.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Perlman
47 years experience Plastic Surgery
Nature of the surger: For breast surgery it is important that your milk flow has disappeared (usually about six months after stopping breast feeding). For a tummy tuck or l ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Stent: Length of time to driving post stent depends on the individual and their response to the procedure. If everything went well and the patient is without ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ask your MD: You need to ask your treating GYN MD that question.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Two days!: Minimum time to increase plasma volume which determines cardiac output. However, your bloods oxygen carrying capacity will be diminshed for several w ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bornstein
30 years experience Pediatrics
2-3 months: Mono is known as the kissing disease because it can be transmitted through saliva. The best way to know is to get a lab test to comfirm resolution, ho ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Tuma
Dr. Gary Tuma answered
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Breast augmentation: The ideal time is one year after finished breast feeding. Most surgeons won't even consider unless at least 6 months after finished breast feeding.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Till done nursing...: And until breast size has stabilized, as breasts often "deflate" after pregnancy and nursing.
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
At least a year: Ideal interval between siblings seems to be 2 & 1/2 years.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
As soon as no pain: If an adult has a broken hip, the fracture is usually in the upper part of the thigh bone. The orthopedic surgeon stabilizes the fracture with pins or ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Typically 4-6 months: I have heard of certain surgeons performing limited tummy tucks (witch hazel) at the time of c-section. However this does involve additional risks and ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Do not: After placement, a PPD is read in 48 hrs. This can be done any place you are travelling if you do not mind going to another medical facility.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
48 years experience Fertility Medicine
Waiting after ab: You are at your most fertile shortly after a miscarriage, and as long as you aren't bleeding and feeling ok go for it!
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Gapp
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Until neg pg test: You need to wait until your current pregnancy test is negative until you try to get pregnant again. Otherwise, if you present to the provider with a ... Read More
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