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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Lack of pain: When you feel like having sex, go ahead and give it a try. As long as it does not hurt to have sex and you are about 10 days after the surgery, you sh ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
4-6 weeks: Depends on laparoscopic or open Certainly let swelling and tenderness resolve. Then be careful as you resume EXERCIZE and sex.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
5-10 days: If done by laparopscopy, you go home the same day. Recovery varies but some women feel great 2 days after surgery and some take closer to 10 days to f ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zienowicz
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
Varies: Some individuals show little fullness even after a few weeks of healing while others take several months for swelling to disappear. Things to avoid ar ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Depends: I am not sure if you mean laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder) surgery or not. One to two weeks off work for laparoscopic surgery maybe appropri ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devang Patel
15 years experience Family Medicine
Ask your surgeon: Light aerobic exercise likely not a problem if you are already up and about. Avoid heavy lifting. Take it easy.
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Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
OKwhen you feel like: If you are even thinking about 'love-making' again then you are doing much better! --can't hurt. But just don't bump the abdomen scars or do any strai ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Schaner
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Question diagnosis.: A hardlump around a closure site can be from the scarring process, suture material or herniation as well. Hematoma will typically resolve in that time ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Not right: the way this surgery done in the united state does not include stitches so having stitches will mean something is not right you need to see the surgeo ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Won't go away on own: Only you can make the decision; however, something to think about is this: If it has persisted for 1.5 years, its unlikely to go away on its own. T ... Read More
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