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recovery time from thornwaldt cyst surgery

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 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

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Pilonidal Surgery: Full recovery from pilonidal cyst surgery may take from several days to weeks depending on the form of surgery performed. For cases where the wound is ... Read More
Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
Everyone's different: Most people are pretty sore for 2 weeks than do well. If infected , you may have an open wound and need dressing changes for 6-8 weeks
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
40 years experience Fertility Medicine
Varies: If the removal is done by laparoscopy then recovery would usually be one or two "down days", but if laparotomy (a larger incision on the abdomen) is p ... Read More
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Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Where is it?: Treatment for dermoid cyst is complete surgical removal, preferably in one piece and without any spillage of cyst contents. Recovery is based on where ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
12 years experience Family Medicine
Break : You may want to take a small break until your wound heals which can take a few weeks. You wouldn't want to introduce any stress or infection to a heal ... Read More
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Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Unfortunately : Unfortunately you did not provide enough information regarding the nature and location of the cyst. As you would expect a simple odontogenic (dental) ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
2-4 weeks: Depending on your present state of health, weight, activity, fitness!
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A male asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
32 years experience Neurology
Varies: healing varies from person to person, but on average about a month to have at least a 90% recovery.
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Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
Yes: Still, in most cases you will go home same day, be in pain the first week, sore the second and then return to activities the 3rd or 4th week. Depends ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A couple weeks: I'm assuming at 14cm they are doing a laparotomy, so typically you'll be in the hospital a couple days up to 3 typically. Full recovery will likely t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Rotskoff
46 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Surgical excision: A cyst on the soft palate is usually due to a blocked minor salivary gland. The surgery is very simple and will require about 7 to 10 days to heal.It ... Read More

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