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when can i have sex after apendectomy

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joey Bluhm
16 years experience General Surgery
Ask your surgeon: Every surgeon has different preferences for when they let their patient's return to regular activities including sex. You should discuss this with hi ... Read More

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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience General Surgery
Yes to both: By five weeks after laparoscopic appendectomy, assuming it was uneventful and you are feeling well, should allow you to travel by plane and re-engage ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
28 years experience General Surgery
Post op restrictions: Generally it is when you feel completely improved after the surgery and is about 2 weeks ,and is also dependent on how it was performed ie lap or open ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Variable: Type of incision? Any other health issues? Any complications? IN general when feel good! off pain medications! and mobile. 2-3 weeks would be a r ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Depend....: There is no set of rule to avoid sex after appendectomy and it has to depend on the extent of disease/infection/inflammation + the magnitude of surger ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Left side?: If the pain was on the left side, it is not likely to be related to the appendectomy. Take it easy for a couple of days. Wish you good health! - Have ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Pre-ovulation: The lh surge detection kits determine approximately 24 to 48 hours before ovulation. This is the time when intercourse should occur.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Probably not: But the only way to tell is with a pregnancy test. If you do not wish to have babies now, then use contraception. It is available everywhere. Good ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hymenotomy: Your doctor can perform a hymenotomy to relax the hymenal ring and decrease your symptoms. This can be done in the clinic with a local anesthtic but ... Read More
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