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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A "meshy" problem: Meshes were often used to augment and support prolapse repairs in the past. Some of the meshes, deteriorated "early" and created some systemic as well ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Que Chu
Dr. Que Chu answered
45 years experience General Practice
See details : The decision to go with local or general anesthesia ultimately depends on the safety of the patient and the satisfactory outcome of the operation. It ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Hulse
26 years experience Gynecology
Be persistent: It is possible to get help for pain or problems relating to a bladder sling. Many women get "passed around" before they get helped. This can be very ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
52 years experience Addiction Medicine
See PCP first.: Oit depends on what kind of infection, how severe the infection and the proximity to the bladder. I would consult your surgeon to get it checked but g ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
2-4 weeks: It depends on how bad the inflammation was, laparoscopic or not?, how long you waited prior to surgery . Whether there was perf or not? Still, in mo ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Mutifactorial: It depends on the overall condition of the knee, age of patient, physical condition, and expectations. Recovery will range from 2 weeks to 2 months.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rafael Lugo
27 years experience General Surgery
What: What about it? You mean recovery time form ventral hernia repair. About a week to two depending on size.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
It depends...: On what type of surgery was performed and where on the tibia it was done. Please provide more details.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
No pain: You should not have any pain during or after cataract surgery. Some irritation or scratchiness can be normal though.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Shields
28 years experience Podiatry
Hammer toe surgery: I see my patients in 6-9 days after surgery. If they have any concerns they come in earlier. Some doctors will see their patients at some point longe ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Just few wks: Recovery will be fairly rapid after catheter is removed.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
IT DEPENDS: Laparoscopic surgery has allowed patients to recover faster than open surgery , and is an excellent choice when a viable option. Usually, recovery to ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Depends : On what do you call recovery? Also depends on open vs laporoscopic, age , other medical problems. In healthy adult with laporoscopic surgery 4-7 da ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
6-8 weeks: Normal is telative and you will have anew normal! should be close to six weeks from surgical sites etc your weight adjustment, diet, nutrition, vit ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bret Boyle
27 years experience Wound care
Only your surgeon : can tell you what is best for you. We do not know the important details such as your weight, level of fitness, degree of injury to your meniscus, etc ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Need explanation: What type of problems you have, need information like pain , recurrence , infected graft etc, see a surgeon for clinical examination and required tr ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Whitfield
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Keloid : Really depends on where the surgery was performed. Keloids develop on the chest and shoulders so it it not uncommon after for them to need weeks to he ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Recovery is always challenging, done best with a team and lots of communication. Bilateral procedures have more pain than staged unilateral procedures ... Read More
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Dr. Yale Kanter
60 years experience Ophthalmology
Detachment recovery: This may take up to 6 - 8 weeks or longer depending on the extent of the surgery. Your surgeon can be more specific with the answer.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
PLEASE ask you doc: Who is going to do the surgery since your doc knows exactly what he or she is going to do and knows your body habitus, that is a standard ? U should b ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Depending on what procedure was performed, recovery may be a few weeks with a debridement, and 4-6 months with a labral repair and femoroplasty/acetab ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Recovery from hip replacement is short involving assisted walking, falls prevention, and general strengthening. The leg may hurt and swell for a few ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
10-16weeks: If there is no complications.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Traditional AAA surgery is being challenged by the less invasive endograft procedures. You need to see a vascular surgeon who is comfortable with bot ... Read More

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