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how soon after hysterectomy can I exercise

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antonio Gargiulo
31 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ask your surgeon: There are two types of hysterectomy: sub-total (cervix left in place) and total (cervix removed). I clear my patients who have had sub-total for exerc ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Talk to your surgeon: It depends on the manner in which the uterus was removed. Laparascopic, vaginal only approaches, and davinci robotic surgeries all have different rec ... Read More
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 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
44 years experience Family Medicine
Yed: I don't think you must have any problems
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Soon: You can walk immediately but you should limit lifting to less than 15 pounds and avoid abdominal exercises for at least two weeks.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Start with GYN MD: Start by asking your GYN MD surgeon if physical exercise of any type is O.K. or not. Secondly, if you are only 12 days post op you are probably still ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience Family Medicine
Slow and easy...: You want to be very careful to follow your surgeon's lead here. Getting active is an admirable goal, and there's no reason why you shouldn't shoot for ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Belly fat: I would go back to the surgeon(s) who looked after you and listen to their advice. Surgery may be a good idea but might be expensive and not well cove ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Thyroid: you need to get your thyroid properly assessed. Your FT4 appears low. More info: Http://drfairchild.blogspot.com/2012/12/proper-thyroid-testing.html
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
I would recommend: 1-2 weeks.
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