A 59-year-old male asked:
how long after a open cholecystectomy will it take to have a normal bowel movement?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Uyeda answered
44 years experience General Surgery
Probably: About 3 days or so, depending on operative findings. If you had an acute infection or any complication, then it would take longer. Ask your surgeon for specifics in your case.
Answered on Feb 7, 2014
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