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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
35 years experience General Surgery
4-6 weeks: Usual time to full recovery is 4-6 weeks after any major abdominal surgery. Avoid any strenuous activity during this time.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Vandersteen
31 years experience Pediatric Urology
2-3 weeks: Depending on the age of the individual, the type of repair, and other comorbidities, scrotal support and relatively minimal activity is usually recomm ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Finkelstein
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
It depends: One can walk out of the recovery room with a cane but then it is about 5 days until biking on a stationary bike and running in 4-6 weeks. Please discu ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Shybut
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Weeks: I have seen professional athletes recover in 7 days, ready to return to competition--this is extremely fast. 4 weeks if you rehab very well. 6 weeks ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Depends: It depends on the body part it is being removed from. A bone spur for example oon a toe would be a quicker recovery than the heel.
A male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
About two weeks : Medication can help keep gout at bay. Best wishes
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
45 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the bone.: Depends on several factors like size, location, weight bearing, etc. Rule of thumb, most tissue injury with or without surgery usually takes 6 to 8 w ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
45 years experience Family Medicine
Don't know: Forgive my ignorance but I do not know what a tori bone is. I would like to know that on myself. Sounds like it has something to do with the english.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Liehr
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hysterectomy : The safest option is the method your surgeon is well experienced in. Vaginal, laparoscopic, and robotic hysterectomy all have about the same rapid rec ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shari Jackson
21 years experience Radiology
Talk to the surgeon: So many variables go into cost of operations that it is near impossible to give a general estimate. Costs vary depending on where you live, whether t ... Read More
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