A 32-year-old male asked:
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got appendix out 4 weeks ago still in discomfort and pain, i have being taken lactose (arnica) and cramping alot the last few days, would this delay recovery as appendix side have gotten sore??

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Dr. Anne Missavage
40 years experience General Surgery
Surgical followup: Go see your surgeon - postoperative followup includes 90 days of care. This could be an infection, but will need to be evaluated by the surgeon
Answered on Jun 22, 2015
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Why lactose: I would stop that unless you had severe constipation due to narcotics and then stop those also
Answered on Jun 22, 2015
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