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Ledyard, CT
A 44-year-old female asked:

I had an emergency appendectomy 4 days ago, via laparoscopic surgery. when can i resume physical activity including gym workouts?

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
Ask your surgeon: Best to ask your surgeon. Usually wait at least 2 weeks before heavy activities, but each surgeon has their own recommendations. Usually a person is given instructions from the hospital at discharge too.

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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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