A 31-year-old member asked:
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how long is the recovery time after having surgery for a popliteal aneurysm repair?

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Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience Cardiology
Aneurysm repair: Within 7-10 days staple will come out. Within 2 weeks you can regain regular activities.
Answered on Dec 28, 2013

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