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how long until i can have sex after a salpingo oophorectomy

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends on patient: If your procedure was done laparoscopically, you may feel comfortable resuming sex in a week or two. If you had an open procedure with a larger incis ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
4-6 weeks: Typically women can resume all "normal" actvities in about 4-6 weeks. Remember that if both ovaries are removed, the sudden drop in homones can resul ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
42 years experience Gynecology
6 weeks: It generally takes 6 weeks for healing to be complete.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
6 weeks ?: Your doctor will tell you when you can resume sexual activity during your first follow-up visit after surgery , it is probably 6 weeks after the surge ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Your comfort: No fixed time. It depends upon how comfortable you feel.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ask surgeon: It's great that you are already feeling so well but you still have a lot of healing to do on the inside. This is too early to resume sexual activity. ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Need hormones: Most of the time discussions about ill effects of hormonal replacement therapy are on peri menopausal & menopausal woman , not for your age group of ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
No effects: If ovarian lesion found early as in a transforming cyst and salpingo oophorectomy performed rather than total hyst.bilateral s.o. then the normal re ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Perloe
44 years experience Fertility Medicine
Does it hurt?: It would be awful if you were awake for this operation. Luckily you go to sleep. Usually pain is very limited after the surgery, but this also depends ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Powers
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Depends on how it's done. Done laparoscopically (through small incisions) in your abdomen, recovery will be easier. If you're premenopausal (still g ... Read More
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