A 53-year-old female asked:
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is it normal to gain weight after a right hemi-colectomy?

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Dr. Marc Grobman
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Actually quite good you are gaining weight.
Answered on Jan 13, 2013
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Sure: If you eat more and do less activity you will gain weight. If immediate post op or near surgery time it may be water retention which will eventually pass.
Answered on Dec 3, 2013

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