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10 days back had testicular fixation surgery (right one)no torsion was just precaution . My testies is hard to tuch no pain or swelling is it normal ?

10 days back had testicular fixation surgery (right one)no torsion was just precaution . My testies is hard to tuch no pain or swelling is it normal ?

Hard testes: It's hard to tell whether it is normal or not, but if there is no pain or swelling, it's a good sign. Also, i would expect you to have a post surgical follow up, so if you've not had one, you will either have one soon or you should call your doc for that. ...Read more

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I have gone through a surgery for brain anuerysm 6 months back. It is not coiling. But some wrapping is done. May i know what precautions i shud take?

I have gone through a surgery for brain anuerysm 6 months back. It is not coiling. But some wrapping is done. May i know what precautions i shud take?

Talk to MD: Though the technique of wrapping the aneurysm is not as definitive a treatment as the placing of a clip, it should still allow you to lead a normal lifestyle. Check with your neurosurgeon about your specific case. ...Read more

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What are some precautions to make before having surgery on my ankle?

What are some precautions to make before having surgery on my ankle?

Do not shave your: Legs at home, be sure you no rash of any kind on the foot or ankle, keep clean and dry. There some other medical precautions your doctor will tell you about. ...Read more

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What is the medical name for cholesteatoma surgery please? And what precautions do I take before the surgery please?

What is the medical name for cholesteatoma surgery please? And what precautions do I take before the surgery please?

Skin cyst: Cholesteatoma is a destructive and expanding growth consisting of keratinizing squamous epithelium in the middle ear and/or mastoid process. For pre and postoperative instructions, ask your ENT surgeon. ...Read more

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What precaution should be taken after tonsils surgery is done of the child?

What precaution should be taken after tonsils surgery is done of the child?

Precautions: Stay on a liquid to a soft diet for several days. Eat lots of ice cream and popsicles to kill the pain. ...Read more

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How can you take precaution from bypass surgery stitching?

How can you take precaution from bypass surgery stitching?

Clean: Staples or stitches can be used on the incisions. I favor soap and water and cleaning area. Sometimes anti of hydrogen peroxide can clean up some debris. Many of us use subcuticular( below the skin) sutures and any surface cleansing j's fine. Wounds are sealed before one is discharged in general but do not probe to prove, . ...Read more

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Partial hysterectomy what are precautions after surgery?

Partial hysterectomy what are precautions after surgery?

Depends: I depends on how the surgery was done. If you had a large incision on your abdomen then you should not be lifting more than 10-15 pounds for several weeks. If you had it done through the vagina or laparoscopically (small incisions) you don't have to worry about lifting restrictions. I also suggest that nothing go in the vagina for 6 weeks. Talk to your doctor about the specific details. ...Read more

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Regarding spleen removal surgery - what are the risks and precautions?

Regarding spleen removal surgery - what are the risks and precautions?

Vaccines and blood: Spleen removal can make one susceptible to some infections afterward, so vaccines for pneumococcus, h. Influenza, and meningococcus are necessary, either pre op or as you leave the hospital. During the surgery , blood loss, injury to the pancreas, or stomach injury are possible. Unless the spleen is massive it can probably be done laparoscopically. Good luck. ...Read more