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A 20-year-old female asked:

Had a laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy 2 weeks ago how long until i can exercise?

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Dr. Devang Patel
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Ask your surgeon: Light aerobic exercise likely not a problem if you are already up and about. Avoid heavy lifting. Take it easy.
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