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Can You Walk On Your Own After Surgery
When will i be able to walk after knee replacement? How soon after knee replacement surgery will i be able to walk on my own.
6 weeks: All depend of the surgeon protocol and what kind of total knee was done.In general you should be able to start walkink with a walker 2d day after surgery with partial wb.You could be walking on your own probably after 4 to 6 weeks. ...Read more
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
Best to ask surgeon: Cartilage restoration surgery performed on areas of the joint that bear weight and feel compressive forces during walking need to be protected to allow the cartilage implant the best chance for healing and clinical success. Crutches would routinely be prescribed for about 6 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When will i be able to walk after knee replacement? How soon after knee replacement surgery will i be able to walk on my own?
If you have surgery on your ankle and are in a splint for 6 weeks then go into a walking cast. Will u be able to walk on it as soon as you get it off ?
Typically, if you're toe touch weight bearing after knee surgery on right leg can you drive? Or how long till you can.?. (microfracture surgery)
Adult hydrocelle (after postop hernia edema) can go away on its one? After how much time or what can tell you that it will not go and needs surgery?
If you will do hydrosalpinx surgery on your one tube how many days you have to stay in the hospital ?
Ask surgeon: This question depends on several things: 1) surgical technique, 2) meniscal status, 3) quad control. 4) pain, 5) swelling. Your therapist and surgeon will be able to help you figure out what is best for you. Note that any meniscal repair may slow your ability to put weight on your leg to protect the repair, but is worth it in the long run (prevent arthritis). Hope this helps. ...Read more
Hip surgery on right hip. How long will you be laid up. And what can you do and not do after surgey. It wasnot broken its needs to be replaced.
How long of a recovery period should I expect after my butt implants surgery? I'm trying to plan a vacation away. What position do I have to recline or rest after the butt implants are put in? Will i be really sore afterwards? Will i be able to engage in
How long after a patellafemoral replacement are you allowed to drive. It will be on my right knee. I know not while on narcotics...?
A few weeks: It depends on the surgeon's preference but typically after acl surgery you can come off of crutches within 2 weeks. Some surgeons allow weaning off of crutches at the first post-operative visit. The key really is that the patient wears the knee brace religiously and gets off of the crutches once he/she is able to walk without putting too much stress on the knee. ...Read more
Ask your doctor: You need to ask your doctor . Certain splints are used to hold bones in place until swelling goes down and casts can be applied. So no if you have a fracture unless your doctor says okay. Same thing for splints applied after surgery, let your doctor tell you when it can come off. For sprains and strains, splints can be adjusted. Always ask the doctor who put it on you! ...Read more
Less recovery time: Recovery time with laparoscopic surgery and limited incision is much less than usual abdominal surgery. Most appendectomies are performed now with laparoscopic surgery,much less invasive than conventional surgery. incision smaller and blood loss less. Abdomen distended with carbon dioxide for surgery. Some discomfort related to distention. Recovery time may be reduced to less than week. ...Read more
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