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how long after a aneurysm surgery do you have to stay off work?

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Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: There is no one size fits all answer for this. It depends completely on the location of the aneurysm, the extent of the surgery, etc. Your surgeon will discuss this at length both before and after your surgery.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: What kind of aneurysm and what surgery ? For open abdominal aortic surgery around six weeks , for endovascular stent graft one to two weeks.
Answered on Oct 9, 2012

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