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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Murray
33 years experience General Surgery
Abs: I presume you mean abdominal strength and definition. You dont say what type of sirgery you had but if it was andominal you will lose considerable ab ... Read More
Dr. Debora McClary
28 years experience General Surgery
Abs after surgery : There are many kinds of surgery and incisions. Most abdominal surgeries now are laparoscopic with small incisions. These rarely affect the abs. Op ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joey Bluhm
17 years experience General Surgery
Many but rare: Pain, bleeding, infections, bile duct injury, bile leak, retained stones in the abdomen or in the bile ducts, injury to the intestine, injury to the l ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darren Mack
12 years experience Urology
Several things: The complications of hydrocelectomy are bleeding, infection, damage to nearby structures indlucing the vas deferens, testicle, epididymis, and scrotum ... Read More
Dr. Hrair-George Mesrobian
43 years experience Pediatric Urology
See below: In an adult, the complications of hydrocele surgery consist of infection, bleeding with hematoma formation and recurrence of the problem. The reported ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Some Thoughts: Risks of surgery include bleeding, infection, septal perforation, scarring, loss of nasal support, continued symptoms. That said, usually beneficial.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shady Macaron
20 years experience General Surgery
Pancreaticoduodenect: After a whipple procedure, the most common complication is delayed gastric emptying, a condition in which the stomach takes too long to empty its cont ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Whipple type: Pancreatectomy, or radical pancreatico-duodenectomy) is an extensive operation. Besides infection, hemorrhage, and possible injury to adjacent organs ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Few: Generally well tolerated, but some swelling, tenderness, bruising are common and resolve in a few weeks.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debora McClary
28 years experience General Surgery
Bariatric Surgery: Bariatric surgery has short term and long term complications, too numerous to discuss here. These include bleeding, infection and healing issues rig ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Many: A pancreatoduodenectomy has many sites of reconstruction that can cause problems. The CD is implanted into the jejunum. If there is a leak, bile acc ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Great Question!: A lot depends on the specific operation; however, in general, eat well, sleep well, avoid tobacco and alcohol, limit pain-medication, try to be active ... Read More

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